16 patient evaluations for Ziprasidone with a adherence rating of Always

sepiam
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sepiam
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 4
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: None
37 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
ADHD/ADD

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Mar 12, 2012 (Started Feb 18, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Eating Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

Feb 21, 2012 (Started Feb 18, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Eating Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

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naomiah
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naomiah
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
51 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: vg
I have:
Bipolar I

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Jul 26, 2011 (Started Jul 19, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar II Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Bad urinary retention, well beyond hesitancy. It takes me at least a full minute to start a stream, even when my bladder is really full.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Difficulty urinating (dysuria)

Jul 24, 2011 (Started Jul 19, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar II Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Difficulty urinating (dysuria)

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jennifer18
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jennifer18
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
40 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Feb 8, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: For me Geodon is my antidepressant. I can't take regular antidepressants, but this is great. I take a real high dose but I don't get depressed and I don't switch into mania.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Insomnia if dose taken late or missed

Jul 31, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 180 mg Daily
Side effects: Insomnia if dose taken late or missed

Jul 6, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 160 mg Daily
Side effects: Insomnia if dose taken late or missed

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komodolover
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komodolover
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
34 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar I

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Nov 6, 2010 (Started Jul 30, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 160 mg Daily

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Aturo
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Aturo
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Severe
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Oct 3, 2010 (Started Mar 24, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Emotional lability: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depression with anxiety: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My doctor felt that the Geodon and the Zoloft were competing in my brain with the relapse that was in progress the relapse is significant in my ability to walk. So we backed off of them slowly and replaced with Celexa
Cost: < $25 monthly

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MichaelSr
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MichaelSr
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: None
64 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Aug 19, 2010 (Started Jan 14, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: With drawals are awful even after tapering off. Chills, sweats, vomiting, and diarreaha.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Body Aches, Overeating causes pain

Feb 7, 2010 (Started Jan 14, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be sure to take with food. Do not overeat while taking this medication because of the potential risk of severe discomfort for a protracted period. My mood is improved and I seem to have avoided manic phases and my libido has been somewhat enhanced. Over all I have felt better about myself and mood has improved.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Body Aches, Overeating causes pain

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wildfire2windsong
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wildfire2windsong
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
48 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Jul 14, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 160 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Watch for anxiety. We believe my severe anxiety was triggered by the Geodon since I was not suffering from it until I began taking it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Exhausted, Anxiety attacks, Daytime sleepiness, Depression with anxiety, Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia)

May 5, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 160 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be very, very careful of "hyper-sleep". I was driving to work and had this happen twice while I was driving. Hyper-sleep is characterized by 1-4 minutes of deep sleep that comes on suddenly. While brief, if operating a motor vehicle it can be deadly.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Exhausted, Anxiety attacks, Daytime sleepiness, Depression with anxiety, Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia)

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gamermom73
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gamermom73
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
41 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Bipolar I

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May 8, 2010 (Started Apr 04, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Impulsive behaviors: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Chronic constipation

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gorki-park
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gorki-park
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 2
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I have:
Bipolar Disorder

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Feb 21, 2010 (Started Oct 06, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

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jrasku
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jrasku
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F41y
CFS:?y
FM:10y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 17, 2010 (Started Feb 14, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Mania: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Feeling very agitated, and feeling like the 'psychosis' treatment is too strong. This may not be the right medication for me at this time, time will tell.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Agitation with irritability, Agitation

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