7 patient evaluations for Citalopram taken for the purpose of 'Major Depressive Disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Can’t tell

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JedRy01
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JedRy01
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 2
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: None
44 M
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Bipolar I

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Dec 23, 2014 (Started Dec 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    Severe (Sex drive (libido) decreased)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medicine destroys sex drive

  • 0 helpful marks
AutumnFairy
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AutumnFairy
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F45y
FM:10y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jul 1, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    Mild (Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
tammyrose
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tammyrose
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: All
external_stress: Little
Stickman: most
Description:F46y
FM:11y Dx
CFS:4y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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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
zzzippy
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zzzippy
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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May 6, 2012 (Started Jan 04, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: NO DIFFERENCE
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
ag44
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ag44
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 4
Mania: 2
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 4
Compulsion: 4
External Stress: Overwhelming
51 M
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: vb
I have:
Bipolar II

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Feb 4, 2012 (Started Aug 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Sweating)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Nadira
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Nadira
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
55 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Jan 19, 2011 (Started Nov 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    Severe (Excessive sleeping (hypersomnia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Unexpected benefit was anxiety relief. Cost of sleeping 15 hrs at night and most of the day.

  • 0 helpful marks
Tamacita68
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Tamacita68
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
47 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Jul 1, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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