21 patient evaluations for Bupropion taken for the purpose of 'depressed mood' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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Sep 19, 2017 (Started Apr 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for complex post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 17, 2012 (Started Apr 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for complex post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Have someone you trust remind you to take the medicines. I have my wife who reminds me, although I have the medicine in the cupboard by the glasses. When I experience headaches with the buproprion, I take some Aleve or Motrin.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2017 (Started Jan 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I was told I would probably lose weight on this, but I didn't.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Sep 15, 2014 (Started Jan 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 5, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 1979)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 75 mg One time

Jun 5, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 1979)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: you need to talk to your Doctor about this treatment plan. some say it is to expense. I get my medIdecation from the VA

  • 0 helpful marks

May 27, 2013 (Started May 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/24 hours Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 24, 2011 (Started Mar 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (depression with anxiety)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: At one point, I upped the dosage to 450 mg/day (on the advice of my doctor) and had some pretty horrid side effects. My mood became really flat, and I felt kind of disoriented.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depression with anxiety

Apr 4, 2011 (Started Mar 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (depression with anxiety)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My doctor had me go up to 450mg of bupropion, and within a day I was having fairly severe depression and anxiety. I dropped the dosage back after just three days at that dosage.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depression with anxiety

Apr 8, 2010 (Started Mar 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 150 mg/24 hours Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: depression with anxiety

  • 0 helpful marks

May 16, 2011 (Started Apr 29, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 27, 2010 (Started Apr 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (internal temperamental thoughts, guilt or self blame, self hatred or loathing, lack of motivation, dry mouth, depressed mood)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/24 hours Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: guilt or self blame, internal temperamental thoughts, lack of motivation, self hatred or loathing, depressed mood, depressed mood, dry mouth, dry mouth

Oct 10, 2009 (Started Apr 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (internal temperamental thoughts, guilt or self blame, self hatred or loathing, lack of motivation, dry mouth, depressed mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/24 hours Daily
Advice & Tips: I like that sometimes I have an energy boost. Makes being fatigue not an everyday thing.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: guilt or self blame, internal temperamental thoughts, lack of motivation, self hatred or loathing, depressed mood, depressed mood, dry mouth, dry mouth

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 30, 2010 (Started Sep 07, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 75 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Can help you quit smoking (I learned this some 14 years ago).
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Apr 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/24 hours Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 29, 2010 (Started Dec 10, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The urge to smoke cigarettes ceased
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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