77 patient evaluations for Aripiprazole

Carebear84
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Carebear84
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Overwhelming
31 F
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: vg
I have:
Bipolar II

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Jun 22, 2015 (Started Jun 08, 2015)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication has literally saved my life. I went from feeling suicidal every second of every day to it not even crossing my mind from the day I started taking it and I now feel that I have the motivation to sort out my life.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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BipolarQueen
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BipolarQueen
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 4
Mania: 1
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
29 F
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: n
I have:
Schizoaffective Disorder

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Jun 14, 2015 (Started Jun 09, 2015)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
NoFear
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NoFear
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 47
Condition: Primary biliary cirrhosis 5 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Primary biliary cirrhosis

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Mar 1, 2015 (Started Mar 09, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: I had to stop taking this because of the weight gain issue.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Mar 09, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 28, 2009 (Started Mar 09, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If offered, I would try it. It has helped change my life.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 2 helpful marks
poppysmom
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poppysmom
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 58
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: vg
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Nov 15, 2014 (Started Sep 06, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
moorestorms
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moorestorms
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Moderate
37 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Apr 22, 2014 (Started Jan 07, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

Jan 13, 2014 (Started Jan 07, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
God's Worshipper
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God's Worshipper
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
57 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Schizoaffective Disorder

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Apr 20, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Apr 13, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Mar 19, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Feb 25, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Psychosis Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Aug 29, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizophrenia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizoaffective Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Borderline Personality Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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TheTrishgu
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TheTrishgu
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Overwhelming
33 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar Disorder

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Jan 28, 2014 (Started Jun 15, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Nov 1, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Abilify was a life-saver for me and I took it for years with absolutely no noticeable side effects. In September, 2013 my general doctor discovered my blood sugar and triglycerides were at a dangerous level so my psychiatrist discontinued my Abilify.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Jan 8, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I started taking Abilify as a mood stabilizer for my Bipolar Disorder after I stopped taking Depakote ER. I've been taking it for several years and have had no side effects except the benefit of feeling stable. My only problem with it is the high price which I sometimes need to get assistance with.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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Keeper of the Flame
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Keeper of the Flame
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F57y
CFS:?y
FM:7y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 3, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am not taking the disc melt but I could not get the tablet to come up. I have used up to 15mg daily and still didn't feel any different. I just decided on May 1, 2013 to stop taking the Abilify to see if that is one of the medications that is making me so tired all of the time.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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discomposed
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discomposed
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: None
31 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar I

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Mar 5, 2013 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 24, 2012 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Much better for side effects at a lower dose, but less helpful.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 13, 2012 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar I Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If it makes you restless or energetic, take it in the morning, it'll reduce some of the insomnia issues (not all, but some).
Cost: < $25 monthly

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