5 patient evaluations for Tranylcypromine

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Nov 16, 2008 (Started Nov 16, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (insomnia, constipation, sexual dysfunction, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, chills, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Dec 10, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (insomnia, constipation, sexual dysfunction, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, chills, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Nov 29, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (insomnia, constipation, sexual dysfunction, chills, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Nov 25, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (insomnia, constipation, sexual dysfunction, chills, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Nov 23, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation, sexual dysfunction, dietary restrictions)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Nov 17, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dietary restrictions)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Nov 14, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dietary restrictions)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Nov 13, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dietary restrictions)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

Nov 9, 2008 (Started Nov 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dietary restrictions)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Side effects: chills, constipation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, tremor in hands, tremor in legs, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), tremor in hands, tremor in legs, dietary restrictions, migraine headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

May 10, 2005 (Started Oct 30, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: This one is a stinker. Food restrictions. Insomnia. It's more difficult than ECT because I now get more food headaches (mini bp spikes).

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Oct 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 35 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: food restrictions get irritating after a while, postural hypotension can significantly impair physical mobility, but it still makes a large reduction in symptoms, - probably will start taking again
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 26, 2010 (Started Oct 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: MAOI diet/food restrictions = extremely EASY to follow. not a problem.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 2, 2011 (Started Nov 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (insomnia)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: After coming off this medication realized I was suffering from constant insomnia as a side effect. Also slow withdrawal still resulted in hallucinations and paranoia which are slowly dissipating. Klonopin has been helping the withdrawal symptoms.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: insomnia

  • 0 helpful marks
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