124 patient evaluations for Citalopram

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rdnkwmn28
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rdnkwmn28
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: mild
I have:
MS

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Apr 21, 2010 (Started Mar 31, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Difficulty sleeping through night)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I like this medicine, I take it an hour before bed and sleep like a baby and wake up most of the time refreshed.

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crissyrae
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crissyrae
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
42 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Apr 1, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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flwrpwr5150
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flwrpwr5150
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F43y
FM:7y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 27, 2010 (Started May 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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geenab65
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geenab65
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Mar 7, 2010 (Started Mar 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Emotional lability)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Sleep problems)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: Maybe I didn't give enough time, but it didn't work for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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iMOVE4PD
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iMOVE4PD
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: b
I have:
Parkinson's

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Mar 6, 2010 (Started Apr 14, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

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momisnuts
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momisnuts
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender:
  • Age:
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported

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Mar 1, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    Mild (just haveto rememberto takeasprescribed.Sometimes feels as if it wears off near the evening)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This seemed to workmuchbetter@the 40mg dosage. At the lower doses I would just feel like I was overwhelmed and blow at times.
Side effects: just haveto rememberto takeasprescribed.Sometimes feels as if it wears off near the evening

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chasmengr
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chasmengr
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Feb 18, 2010 (Started Feb 08, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    Severe (Increased ataxia, Tremors increased, Racing mind, Sleep problems, Difficulty falling asleep, Dry cough, Anxious mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Now only 10 days on generic Celexa (switched to save money); was on Lexapro for 22 months, and never had such issues Now have major Insomnia (2 days & nights with only couple hours of fitful sleep), moderate dry throat (coughing), moderate racing thoughts, minor anxiety, noticeable increased intensity of MS symptoms (probably from lack of sleep). Skipped Celexa dose yesterday in effort to get sleep. Slept hard last night; still early in recovery today. Went back to Lexapro this morning. Called doctor's office to let them know.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Tremors increased, Difficulty falling asleep, Increased ataxia, Dry cough, Sleep problems, Anxious mood, Racing mind, Difficulty sleeping through night

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Girly49
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Girly49
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Feb 8, 2010 (Started Apr 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: worked great but I am going on azilect and it is not recommended to take celexa with azilect
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Anxious mood, Nervousness, Depressed mood

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Anna-Magdalena
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Data Quality: 1 star
65 years
Female
g
ATEC
  • Speech: 3
  • Sociability: 14
  • Sensory/Cognitive Awareness: 12
  • Health/Physical Behavior: 8
  • ATEC score: 37
I have:
Autism

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Jan 18, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I recently increased dosage from 20 mg to 40 mg. It made for a significant lessening of depression

Nov 23, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

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chaylene
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chaylene
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Some
function: All
external_stress: None
Stickman: some
Description:F69y
FM:8y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 1, 2010 (Started Jan 08, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Severe (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.5 x 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Side effects: Weight gain

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