6 patient evaluations for Paliperidone

Jul 13, 2011 (Started Mar 14, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: possible weight gain
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 21, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 6 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I felt no difference when I took this medication. I did notice the weight gain, though, and ultimately quit taking it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: weight gain

Jan 16, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 6 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have quit taking Invega after gaining 40 pounds. I can't stand the weight any longer. I am anorexic, so that's a big deal to me.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: weight gain

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 26, 2008 (Started Feb 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for bipolar rapid cycling)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (symptoms worsened)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This actually made my depression worse.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: symptoms worsened

  • 0 helpful marks
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