4 patient evaluations for Escitalopram taken for the purpose of 'Dysthymia' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

Solitary1
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Solitary1
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
61 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Dysthymia

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Jun 10, 2014 (Started Dec 15, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: As side effects go, drowsiness is one I can manage, but at times the daytime napping really gets old. I'm very lucky that I work from home, so nobody knows if I nap during the day, so long as my work is submitted on time. So far, the increased daytime sleep has not impacted my work.
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 13, 2014 (Started Dec 15, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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exegesisClique
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exegesisClique
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
35 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
GAD

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Nov 4, 2011 (Started Oct 04, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The Lexapro hasn't curtailed my desire just my ability to easily achieve orgasm. Since my loss of job I've had to discontinue treatment and noticed an immediate return of ability.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
SebastianW
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SebastianW
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 31
Condition: Inflammatory Bowel Disease 5 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: None
I am: b
I have:
Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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Apr 7, 2011 (Started May 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Deadened emotions

  • 0 helpful marks
knight2
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knight2
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 0
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
33 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Dysthymia

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Nov 27, 2009 (Started Nov 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: (in conjunction with edronax) Stopped my low depression bottoms, somthing that edronax alone didn't manage to accomplish that good
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Stomach upset, Dry mouth (xerostomia), Dry mouth (xerostomia)

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