118 patient evaluations for Citalopram

Anna-Magdalena
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Data Quality: 2 stars
63 years
Female
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ATEC
  • Speech: 3
  • Sociability: 14
  • Sensory/Cognitive Awareness: 12
  • Health/Physical Behavior: 8
  • ATEC score: 37
I have:
Autism

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Jan 18, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I recently increased dosage from 20 mg to 40 mg. It made for a significant lessening of depression

Nov 23, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

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chaylene
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chaylene
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Some
function: All
external_stress: None
Stickman: some
Description:F67y
FM:6y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 1, 2010 (Started Jan 08, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1.5 x 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Side effects: Weight gain

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second-hand princess
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second-hand princess
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 52
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported

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Dec 27, 2009 (Started Sep 15, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: it has caused me to have very dry scaling skin on my face only
Cost: < $25 monthly

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turkey3
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turkey3
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I have:
MS

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Dec 19, 2009 (Started Dec 17, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Constipation, Sex drive (libido) decreased, Fatigue, Brain fog

Jan 11, 2009 (Started Dec 17, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for General health: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Constipation, Sex drive (libido) decreased, Fatigue, Brain fog

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FataleNoir
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FataleNoir
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 2
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 4
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Overwhelming
28 F
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: vg
I have:
Phobia

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Nov 25, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I stopped taking this medication due to me deciding to quit all meds for a few months. The side effects were none and it really did pretty well in raising my mood.

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asherah20
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asherah20
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 36
Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: b
I have:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Nov 14, 2009 (Started Nov 14, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxiety attacks: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: if dose is forgotten. Head buzzing and naseua is experienced.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Difficulty with orgasm

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Ya Mon
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Ya Mon
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: severe
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

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Oct 24, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: FDA-approved, effective treatment for depression with few side effects has significantly improved my quality of life.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

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stormyhorse
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stormyhorse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: mild
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Oct 6, 2009 (Started May 29, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I've found that Celexa is more of a mood stabilizer.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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zad
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zad
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 56
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported

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Oct 3, 2009 (Started Jul 15, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: the meds I have tried including this one I haven't found to relieve anything, I find it does nothing but add to my syptoms. This drug is on the $4.00 list, so the cost is the only thing that works for me
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sleep problems, Sweating increased, Memory lapses (brain blinks), Decreased appetite, Fatigue, Anxious mood, Brain fog

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harpangel
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harpangel
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 4
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Overwhelming
65 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
PTSD

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Sep 28, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: I take this at night about an hour before going to sleep as it does help me sleep.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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