131 patient evaluations for Escitalopram

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Catrina K
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Catrina K
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
19 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar II

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Jul 22, 2011 (Started Nov 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

Mar 23, 2011 (Started Nov 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily

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THE EMPEROR
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THE EMPEROR
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
30 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar Disorder

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Jul 19, 2011 (Started Jun 12, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Irritability)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Irritability

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gridly1
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gridly1
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F57y
CFS:?y
FM:8y Dx
I am: b
I have:
ME/CFS

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Jul 12, 2011 (Started Aug 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Mild Depression)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Stomach upset)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I have found out recently that I am sensitive to TITANIUM DIOXIDE which seems to be in almost EVERY medication in tablet form! Which I was only able to narrow down with the process of elimination and APPLIED KINESIOLOGY !!! TITANIUM DIOXIDE make me have an upset stomach and and other flu like symptoms!!!
Side effects: Stomach upset

Feb 1, 2011 (Started Aug 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Stomach upset)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Side effects: Stomach upset

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jcavese
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jcavese
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 52
Condition: Endometrial Cancer 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
I am: n
I have:
Endometrial Cancer

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Jul 1, 2011 (Started Feb 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

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klmichael
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klmichael
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jun 28, 2011 (Started Jun 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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mistysong64
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mistysong64
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 52
Condition: Diabetes Type 2 9 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Diabetes Type 2

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Jun 10, 2011 (Started Jun 10, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Bipolar II Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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derek_eire
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derek_eire
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
46 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: vg
I have:
Bipolar II

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May 6, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    Mild (Sex drive (libido) decreased)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Sex drive (libido) decreased

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Tim049265
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Tim049265
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 51
Condition: AIDS 4 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
AIDS

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May 5, 2011 (Started Jan 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jan 22, 2010 (Started Jan 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medicine makes me feel like I am on speed.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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prettybabyu
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prettybabyu
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Apr 22, 2011 (Started Oct 13, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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kidneykorner
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kidneykorner
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 43y
  • Organ: Kidney(2)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
  1. Kidney : 26y Transplanted
  2. Kidney : 9y Transplanted
I have:
Kidney Transplant

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Apr 21, 2011 (Started Aug 08, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Weight gain so I had to stop and change to something else
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

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