76 patient evaluations for Aripiprazole

orrb4
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orrb4
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
53 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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May 28, 2009 (Started Aug 04, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar rapid cycling: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: Tremors increased, Increased ataxia

Oct 18, 2008 (Started Aug 04, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Tremors increased, Increased ataxia

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Rea
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Rea
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
52 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: vb
I have:
PTSD

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May 24, 2009 (Started Nov 01, 2003)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Just make sure the Dr. knows what they are doing
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Agitation, Restless feeling in legs, Vivid dreams, Insomnia

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redheadleo
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redheadleo
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Overwhelming
28 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar I

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May 11, 2009 (Started May 19, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Advice & Tips: If you feel like your body shakes and you can't control it, it could be an adverse reaction. It could be a seizure. if this happens tell your doctor RIGHT AWAY!
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Agitation, Internal Restlessness (Akathisia), Vivid dreams, Weight gain, Nightmares, Increased appetite, Insomnia, Anxious mood, Insomnia, Anxious mood

Jan 13, 2009 (Started May 19, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Advice & Tips: If you at all think that you're having internal muscle movements that you can't control, TELL YOUR DOCTOR! I told, and I was taken down from 15 mg to 5mg.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Agitation, Internal Restlessness (Akathisia), Vivid dreams, Weight gain, Nightmares, Increased appetite, Insomnia, Anxious mood, Insomnia, Anxious mood

Dec 6, 2008 (Started May 19, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Advice & Tips: If someone is taking this medication, they may experience the adverse reactions or severe versions of the regular side effects. if they do, they should tell their caregiver As Soon As Possible!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Agitation, Internal Restlessness (Akathisia), Vivid dreams, Weight gain, Nightmares, Increased appetite, Insomnia, Anxious mood, Insomnia, Anxious mood

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lotus_in_bloom
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lotus_in_bloom
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Most
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: some
Description:F44y
CFS:?y
FM:14y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 11, 2009 (Started Feb 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Side effects: Internal Restlessness (Akathisia), Pain worsened, Increased appetite, Heart rate increased, Fatigue, Anxious mood, Fatigue, Anxious mood

Feb 24, 2009 (Started Feb 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: it can cause rapid hear rate and higher blood pressure and not good for diabetics,plus chance of developing the involuntary movements so weight the benefits (see my unexpected ones too) and decide if it is worth trying or continuing if u do try
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Internal Restlessness (Akathisia), Pain worsened, Increased appetite, Heart rate increased, Fatigue, Anxious mood, Fatigue, Anxious mood

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pezzerific
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pezzerific
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 60
Condition: 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: g

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May 5, 2009 (Started Sep 04, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Mania: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 6, 2009 (Started Sep 04, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Mania: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Keeps the manic episodes down to a minimum; when I do experience mania, it is now vastly reduced.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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GeoJim
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GeoJim
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 42
Condition: 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: b

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Apr 15, 2009 (Started May 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Side effects: Restless feeling in legs, Weight gain, Nightmares, Increased appetite, Anxious mood

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bipolarangel
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bipolarangel
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 37
Condition: 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: b

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Dec 20, 2008 (Started Aug 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Mania: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Anxious mood, Insomnia, Nightmares

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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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Dec 19, 2008 (Started Mar 05, 2003)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Mania: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Increased appetite, Sleepiness

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tiredoftired
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tiredoftired
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Overwhelming
31 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar Disorder

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Nov 25, 2008 (Started May 29, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Side effects: Weight gain

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Tinner
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Tinner
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Moderate
29 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
OCD

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Nov 21, 2008 (Started Oct 31, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I think that if/when being put on this medication you should be supervised very closely. I attempted suicide while on this medication. It changed my thoughts and behaviors in such a drastic way and I could not control it at all.
Side effects: Suicidal thoughts or urges, Agitation, Internal Restlessness (Akathisia), Vivid dreams, Nightmares, Anxious mood, Nightmares

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