3 patient evaluations for Bupropion taken for the purpose of 'Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia)' with a side effects rating of Mild

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John Jamson
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John Jamson
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Severe
35 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Oct 4, 2014 (Started Sep 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    Mild (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
isilzha
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isilzha
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Some
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F42y
FM:12y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 22, 2012 (Started Jul 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    Mild (Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take this in the AM when I get up. It does help me wake up (like caffeine, almost)
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
GoodTimes
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GoodTimes
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
44 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia)

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Mar 1, 2007 (Started Aug 19, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • side effects
    Mild (Weight loss)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Weight loss

  • 0 helpful marks
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