123 patient evaluations for Citalopram

sunnyt
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sunnyt
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F64y
CFS:?y
FM:6y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 3, 2010 (Started May 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain, Craving carbs, Craving sweets, Anxiety while in public or large crowds

May 12, 2010 (Started May 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have to kep it right where my coffee cups are so that I take it regularly, and i have to take it one hour before I eat or two hours after I eat. That can be problematic at times. It helps the depression mostly, but does not help the pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain, Craving carbs, Craving sweets, Anxiety while in public or large crowds

  • 0 helpful marks
KRSHep
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KRSHep
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Mild
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: mild
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Sep 24, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
ALSguySweden
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ALSguySweden
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: vb
I have:
ALS

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Sep 3, 2010 (Started Oct 25, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My experience: 1) Very easy for me to take, I can't live without them, unfortunately 2) Yes, I got very happy and in a very good mood, almost always 3) Sometimes I got very tired, and this was a rather big problem at the first time
Side effects: Constant tiredness

Apr 16, 2009 (Started Oct 25, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It will help you! A lot!
Side effects: Constant tiredness

  • 1 helpful mark
bsm8286
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bsm8286
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Aug 29, 2010 (Started Jun 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Kyn Kyn
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Kyn Kyn
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
31 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar II

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Aug 27, 2010 (Started Aug 11, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depression with anxiety: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Little to no libido on this drug and difficulty achieving orgasm.

  • 0 helpful marks
zoemindfunk
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zoemindfunk
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 39y
  • Duration: 39 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
36 seizures
250 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jul 31, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 10 mg One time
Advice & Tips: i feel nasua , i feel like i cant tell how i feel any more im on so many meds yeaaaaaa GINEEEEE PIGGGG
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Loss of balance

  • 0 helpful marks
aparkinson
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aparkinson
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jul 28, 2010 (Started Mar 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: Tiredness, Constant hunger, Sluggishness

  • 0 helpful marks
BADFalcon
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BADFalcon
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
33 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Jul 21, 2010 (Started Feb 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
jeremyiswell
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jeremyiswell
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
25 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: vb
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Jul 15, 2010 (Started May 18, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depression with anxiety: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
calebegg
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calebegg
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 25
Condition: Ulcerative colitis 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: None
I am: b
I have:
Ulcerative colitis

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Jul 6, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depression with anxiety: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Worked well except for the side effects, so my doctor recommended I move on to another, similar drug (Lexapro) which costs more but doesn't have the side effects.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Heartburn, Sexual dysfunction

May 26, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depression with anxiety: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Heartburn, Sexual dysfunction

  • 0 helpful marks
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