2 patient evaluations for Desvenlafaxine taken for the purpose of 'Major Depressive Disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

arachnoiditis555
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arachnoiditis555
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 39
Condition: Arachnoiditis 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Arachnoiditis

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Jun 20, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: For me, this med worked pretty well for my depression, but it destroyed my libido. I have been off it for about a month, and my libido still isn't the same as it was before I started taking Pristiq. Not even close. I've tried other anti-depressants, and most did have a slight negative impact on my sex drive, however Pristiq has been devastating in that area. I'm wondering if the "old me" will ever return in respect to libido.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Motivatories
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Motivatories
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Relapse: Severe
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: none
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Nov 14, 2013 (Started Oct 15, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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