20 patient evaluations for Duloxetine taken for the purpose of 'depressed mood' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

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Apr 5, 2014 (Started Jun 25, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (nightmares, heart palpitations, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Jul 1, 2013 (Started Jun 25, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (nightmares, heart palpitations, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

Jul 25, 2012 (Started Jun 25, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (nightmares, heart palpitations, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 4, 2013 (Started Dec 14, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily

Jul 7, 2010 (Started Dec 14, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

May 31, 2010 (Started Dec 14, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

Jan 1, 2010 (Started Dec 14, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 15, 2012 (Started Oct 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Nov 1, 2009 (Started Oct 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 28, 2012 (Started Mar 03, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (abdominal pain, suicidal thoughts or urges)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Pay very close attention to you body AND mind when taking this medicine. Neither my family or I realized exactly how bad it got until it was almost too late. I was not myself for an unknown amount of time and in the end came extremely close to suicide. I was literally one step away from ending it all leaving my wife a widow and my children fatherless.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Mar 15, 2012 (Started Mar 03, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (abdominal pain, suicidal thoughts or urges)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My advice when taking this drug is to listen to your whole body and mind.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 27, 2012 (Started Sep 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was too nice, easily taken at advantage off.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 6, 2009 (Started Sep 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 20, 2012 (Started Dec 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain in upper back)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain in lower abdomen)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 27, 2011 (Started Dec 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for pain in upper back)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain in lower abdomen)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 15, 2011 (Started Oct 28, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (reactive depression, weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Apr 13, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 20, 2010 (Started Mar 05, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (pain in lower back)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: pain in lower back

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 11, 2010 (Started Jan 28, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • 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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