76 patient evaluations for Aripiprazole

BipolarQueen
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BipolarQueen
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
28 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Jul 15, 2014 (Started Feb 19, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

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moorestorms
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moorestorms
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Moderate
37 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Apr 22, 2014 (Started Jan 07, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

Jan 13, 2014 (Started Jan 07, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

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God's Worshipper
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God's Worshipper
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 0
Mania: 1
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
57 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Schizoaffective Disorder

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Apr 20, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Apr 13, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Mar 19, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Feb 25, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Aug 29, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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TheTrishgu
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TheTrishgu
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Overwhelming
33 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar Disorder

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Jan 28, 2014 (Started Jun 15, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Nov 1, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Abilify was a life-saver for me and I took it for years with absolutely no noticeable side effects. In September, 2013 my general doctor discovered my blood sugar and triglycerides were at a dangerous level so my psychiatrist discontinued my Abilify.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Jan 8, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I started taking Abilify as a mood stabilizer for my Bipolar Disorder after I stopped taking Depakote ER. I've been taking it for several years and have had no side effects except the benefit of feeling stable. My only problem with it is the high price which I sometimes need to get assistance with.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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Keeper of the Flame
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Keeper of the Flame
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F56y
CFS:?y
FM:6y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 3, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am not taking the disc melt but I could not get the tablet to come up. I have used up to 15mg daily and still didn't feel any different. I just decided on May 1, 2013 to stop taking the Abilify to see if that is one of the medications that is making me so tired all of the time.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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discomposed
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discomposed
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
31 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar I

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Mar 5, 2013 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 24, 2012 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Much better for side effects at a lower dose, but less helpful.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 13, 2012 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If it makes you restless or energetic, take it in the morning, it'll reduce some of the insomnia issues (not all, but some).
Cost: < $25 monthly

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rodolptte24
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rodolptte24
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
36 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Eating Disorder

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Jan 15, 2013 (Started Jan 23, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Spaced out

Feb 18, 2011 (Started Jan 23, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Spaced out

Nov 7, 2009 (Started Jan 23, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Side effects: Spaced out

Jan 28, 2009 (Started Jan 23, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Side effects: Spaced out

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ducksixty
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ducksixty
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
51 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Dec 22, 2012 (Started Mar 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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naomiah
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naomiah
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
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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Oct 5, 2012 (Started Aug 21, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Agitated and mania increased, Rare but known side effect of patients with bipolar illness. When I stopped it, I had withdrawal symptoms for a month after taking only 6 or 7 weeks. My pdoc said this is normal
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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