4 patient evaluations for Clomipramine

Jun 29, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (blurry vision, dry mouth, dry eyes)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 225 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It was useful for OCD (reduced the time wasted with compulsions) but did not help with mood, concentration or anything else

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2012 (Started Dec 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), apathy, dry mouth, tiredness, hunger)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: apathy, hunger, dry mouth, tiredness, constipation, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

Dec 21, 2010 (Started Dec 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), apathy, dry mouth, tiredness, hunger)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: The impact was definitely noticeable for me. major side effect was constipation, which eventually caused me to search for other solutions
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: apathy, hunger, dry mouth, tiredness, constipation, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

Oct 14, 2010 (Started Dec 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), apathy, dry mouth, tiredness, hunger)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: I have dysthymia, and alot of other drugs didn't work for me - but this was. after about 3 weeks I started to feel the full effect. small side effects - dry mouth felling, and a bit of more tiredness
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: apathy, hunger, dry mouth, tiredness, constipation, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 22, 2008 (Started Jul 20, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for obsessive thinking)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Side effects: dry mouth

  • 0 helpful marks
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