7 patient evaluations for Fluoxetine taken for the purpose of 'major depressive disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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Jun 25, 2020 (Started Jul 01, 2018)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for complex post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (blurry vision)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Still taking this. Only side effect so far is blurry vision at night. Still of very little help, but better than nothing

May 27, 2019 (Started Jul 01, 2018)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for complex post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It has very little effectiveness against intrusive thoughts but no side effects at all so I keep taking it. I think I could have a higher dose without any problems but they say 60mg is the maximum

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 23, 2017 (Started Jan 19, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (suicidal thoughts or urges)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 14, 2017 (Started Oct 16, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (shaky hands, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), depressed mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 16, 2016 (Started Oct 16, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (shaky hands, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), depressed mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 16, 2013 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 25, 2012 (Started Nov 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I'm on a patient program through the State of Florida or my area (Called IDP) so my co-pay is only $3 a month. This is because I have no insurance and no income.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 15, 2011 (Started Aug 02, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg/5 mL Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 31, 2011 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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