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

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Jun 17, 2017 (Started Feb 23, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness, tremor(s))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 24, 2016 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for borderline personality disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 5, 2015 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for borderline personality disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 10, 2014 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 18, 2015 (Started Apr 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for chronic pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (restlessness (akathisia), uncontrollable crying, agitation, generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Severely elevated anxiety levels to unmanageable levels
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 10, 2014 (Started Nov 26, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2012 (Started Apr 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (elevated blood pressure)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: can't really remember why i stopped cymbalt. since can only remember yesterday and thats not guarantee.

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 30, 2012 (Started Apr 21, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (suicidal)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Attempted Suicide while on treatment.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 13, 2012 (Started Sep 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 3, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 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

Nov 14, 2011 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (sex drive (libido) decreased, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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