20 patient evaluations for Sertraline taken for the purpose of 'Major Depressive Disorder'

AcornTree
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AcornTree
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
31 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Schizotypal personality disorder

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May 18, 2015 (Started Dec 26, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Schizotypal Personality Disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Post-traumatic stress disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Phobic disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Dysthymia (Chronic depressed mood): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: some unexpected positive effects are weight loss (or not much increase in weight)

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Nadira
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Nadira
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
54 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Jul 6, 2014 (Started Sep 15, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: One of five, moved to taking it at the evening to help with daytime focus.

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StarSapphire
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StarSapphire
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F58y
FM:6y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jul 1, 2014 (Started Nov 19, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sweating excessive, Dry mouth, Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

Feb 11, 2011 (Started Nov 19, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Sweating excessive, Dry mouth, Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

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Itsalwayssomething
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Itsalwayssomething
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 56
Condition: Chronic Pain Syndrome 22 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: b
I have:
Chronic Pain Syndrome

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Nov 15, 2013 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Post-traumatic stress disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 22, 2012 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder): Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Post-traumatic stress disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I stopped for 2 weeks in order to have some sort of urinary test done. Started right back up again when [whatever] test was completed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 10, 2012 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Post-traumatic stress disorder: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Taking Cymbalta and Zoloft at the same time (with Lamictal) so I'm not sure what works for what. I DO know that this was diagnosed for OCD, and it didn't work.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Post-traumatic stress disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My doses went from 50 to 100 to 150 to currently 200mg. I don't remember the dates, my brain is foggy; I'm doing my best to fill things out somewhat correctly here.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 26, 2012 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Depressed mood: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Post-traumatic stress disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: HOW DO YOU MEASURE HOW MANY SWEETS YOU'VE EATEN IN YOUR LIFE???? Or how many sweets you're eating now? I started on my b'day (I assume <giggle>) and I'm eating a chocolate bar as we speak. I'm not overweight (150#, 5'1"), I just like chocolate.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Babystars
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Babystars
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Jul 15, 2013 (Started May 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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thebobo1
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thebobo1
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
54 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Apr 15, 2013 (Started Oct 20, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mg Daily

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bellatrix_amnell
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bellatrix_amnell
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F26y
FM:11y Dx
CFS:9y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 17, 2012 (Started Nov 17, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Opus56379
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Opus56379
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
53 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Social Anxiety Disorder

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Oct 6, 2012 (Started Oct 19, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Phobic disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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Thornie
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Thornie
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Little
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: some
Description:F54y
FM:13y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 22, 2012 (Started May 15, 1999)

  • Perceived effectiveness for OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Panic Disorder: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Post-traumatic stress disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If Sertraline is the right medication for your problem, it works like a charm. Easiest to take before sleep for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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zzzippy
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zzzippy
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Jan 5, 2012 (Started Aug 16, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Major Depressive Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Doctor recommendation: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: you may have to try many different treatments before you find one that works for you,don't be afraid to mention anything that is bothering you,let it all out.stopped-jan.5, 2012. did not help, if another Dr. said"your questionare was filld in from a depressed person".
Cost: < $25 monthly

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