6 patient evaluations for Citalopram with a adherence rating of Never taken as prescribed

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Oct 13, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (worsening depression, decreased sex drive (libido))
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i don't really remember my dosage. it seemed to help at first. i stopped taking it because of zero libido, and growing depression, black depression, which improved when i stopped it. having some libido at age 71 is less depressing.

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 15, 2013 (Started Dec 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 22, 2013 (Started Dec 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2013 (Started Aug 20, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 5, 2012 (Started Oct 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (sexual dysfunction)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i was taking it along with welbutrin xl 300mg daily due to a very stressful situation. I have quit taking it on my own and am just now taking the welbutrin.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 15, 2010 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 1, 2009 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: I loved this. It helped when when I really needed it. However, it did become an issue when I did not have it around and it did slow me down at work. This was the primary reason why I stopped it. I needed to perform better at my duties.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 19, 2009 (Started Dec 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation, fatigue, brain fog, decreased sex drive (libido))
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation, decreased sex drive (libido), fatigue, brain fog

Jan 11, 2009 (Started Dec 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation, fatigue, brain fog, decreased sex drive (libido))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation, decreased sex drive (libido), fatigue, brain fog

  • 0 helpful marks
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