14 patient evaluations for Ziprasidone with a adherence rating of Always

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Jerry123
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Jerry123
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
53 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Aug 5, 2016 (Started Jul 10, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Stoned feeling, Grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Makes me feel stoned at 120mg, 60mg has little effect
Cost: < $25 monthly

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sepiam
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sepiam
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 4
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: None
39 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
ADHD

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Mar 12, 2012 (Started Feb 18, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Eating Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Difficulty falling asleep, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Loss of appetite, anxiety, Anxious mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

Feb 21, 2012 (Started Feb 18, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Eating Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Difficulty falling asleep, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Loss of appetite)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
naomiah
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naomiah
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
53 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Jul 26, 2011 (Started Jul 19, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Bipolar II Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Difficulty urinating (dysuria))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Bad urinary retention, well beyond hesitancy. It takes me at least a full minute to start a stream, even when my bladder is really full.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Difficulty urinating (dysuria)

Jul 24, 2011 (Started Jul 19, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Bipolar II Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Difficulty urinating (dysuria))
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Difficulty urinating (dysuria)

  • 0 helpful marks
jennifer18
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jennifer18
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
42 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Feb 8, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: For me Geodon is my antidepressant. I can't take regular antidepressants, but this is great. I take a real high dose but I don't get depressed and I don't switch into mania.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Insomnia if dose taken late or missed

Jul 31, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Insomnia if dose taken late or missed)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 180 mg Daily
Side effects: Insomnia if dose taken late or missed

Jul 6, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    Mild (Insomnia if dose taken late or missed)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 160 mg Daily
Side effects: Insomnia if dose taken late or missed

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komodolover
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komodolover
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
36 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar I

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Nov 6, 2010 (Started Jul 30, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 160 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Aturo
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Aturo
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Oct 3, 2010 (Started Mar 24, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Emotional lability)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depression with anxiety)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My doctor felt that the Geodon and the Zoloft were competing in my brain with the relapse that was in progress the relapse is significant in my ability to walk. So we backed off of them slowly and replaced with Celexa
Cost: < $25 monthly

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MichaelSr
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MichaelSr
Gender: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: None
66 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Aug 19, 2010 (Started Jan 14, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Body Aches, Overeating causes pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: With drawals are awful even after tapering off. Chills, sweats, vomiting, and diarreaha.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Body Aches, Overeating causes pain

Feb 7, 2010 (Started Jan 14, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Body Aches, Overeating causes pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be sure to take with food. Do not overeat while taking this medication because of the potential risk of severe discomfort for a protracted period. My mood is improved and I seem to have avoided manic phases and my libido has been somewhat enhanced. Over all I have felt better about myself and mood has improved.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Body Aches, Overeating causes pain

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wildfire2windsong
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wildfire2windsong
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
50 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Jul 14, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia), Anxiety attacks, Depression with anxiety, Daytime sleepiness, Exhausted)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 160 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Watch for anxiety. We believe my severe anxiety was triggered by the Geodon since I was not suffering from it until I began taking it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Exhausted, Anxiety attacks, Daytime sleepiness, Depression with anxiety, Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia)

May 5, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia), Daytime sleepiness, Exhausted)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 160 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be very, very careful of "hyper-sleep". I was driving to work and had this happen twice while I was driving. Hyper-sleep is characterized by 1-4 minutes of deep sleep that comes on suddenly. While brief, if operating a motor vehicle it can be deadly.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Exhausted, Anxiety attacks, Daytime sleepiness, Depression with anxiety, Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia)

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gamermom73
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gamermom73
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
43 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Bipolar I

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May 8, 2010 (Started Apr 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Impulsive behaviors)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Chronic constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Chronic constipation

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gorki-park
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gorki-park
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 2
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I have:
Bipolar Disorder

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Feb 21, 2010 (Started Oct 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

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