128 patient evaluations for Escitalopram

toledogranny3
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toledogranny3
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 4
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Overwhelming
59 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar II

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Feb 1, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain, Sex drive (libido) decreased, Apathy, Insomnia

Dec 19, 2008 (Started Jun 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain, Sex drive (libido) decreased, Apathy, Insomnia

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Bryan Scott
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Bryan Scott
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
53 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar II

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Jan 21, 2011 (Started Sep 05, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Side effects: Sex drive (libido) decreased

Oct 15, 2008 (Started Sep 05, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If I were a single man, this drug would have been perfect for me, no sexual issues to deal with
Side effects: Sex drive (libido) decreased

Oct 11, 2008 (Started Sep 05, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Side effects: Sex drive (libido) decreased

Oct 2, 2008 (Started Sep 05, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Side effects: Sex drive (libido) decreased

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kgcfgh
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kgcfgh
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: None
Stiffness: None
function: All
external_stress: Most
Stickman: little
Description:F55y
CFS:?y
FM:6y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 7, 2011 (Started May 15, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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tmmjclole
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tmmjclole
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Severe
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Jan 6, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Side effects: Weight gain

Oct 18, 2010 (Started Jan 15, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Side effects: Weight gain

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BradburySauce
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BradburySauce
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: None
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Little
Stiffness: Little
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: little
Description:F28y
CFS:6y Dx
FM:6y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 3, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Lexapro has been extremely benefitial to me, not only in treating depression, but also treating chronic anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive behavior. HOWEVER, the side effects have been bothersome. I've gained a signifigant amount of weight and lost ALL LIBIDO.

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Beautiful Pumpkin
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Beautiful Pumpkin
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 46y
  • Organ: Kidney
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Mild
  1. Kidney : 4y Transplanted
I have:
Kidney Transplant

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Nov 25, 2010 (Started Mar 12, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i was not eating so much. Lost weight. 10 pounds.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Roqiroqi
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Roqiroqi
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 1
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
22 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Nov 8, 2010 (Started Oct 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

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LittleBean
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LittleBean
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
30 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)

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Nov 1, 2010 (Started Nov 02, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Social Anxiety Disorder: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I switched to Celexa which seems to be better for the anxiety
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Difficulty falling asleep, Brain zaps

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bkplus3
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bkplus3
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Oct 15, 2010 (Started Apr 05, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Side effects: Weight gain

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gkygrl
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gkygrl
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Oct 13, 2010 (Started Oct 05, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Lexapro worked for a time but has worn off. Switched to Zoloft 100 mgs which is working great.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 11, 2010 (Started Oct 05, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was on Lexapro for several years but it lost it's effectiveness. I ended up on a dose of 20 mgs and that lost it's effectiveness, backed down to 10 mgs and that did not seem to work. Changed to Zoloft.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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