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Reason for taking: Depression
11/27/2013 3:12:07 AM

Reviewer: DeeJ, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been taking SJW for about a month now for depresson, and I'm feeling much better, more optimistic, more confident. At times I feel euphoric. I'm taking a dosage of 284mg of dry extract of aerial parts in capsules, 3 times a day. (Note of caution: At first, I took three at bedtime to help me sleep, but that made me feel very uncomfortable, edgy and anxious. Not a pleasant experienc ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Depression
11/6/2013 4:42:40 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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Reason for taking: Depression
10/18/2013 7:26:07 PM

Reviewer: kt, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Started a month ago and much more stable and level headed. I have been going out and enjoying my self. Its not a miracle pill I'm not where I want to be, but better than I was for sure. It does improve mood.

Reason for taking: Depression
9/5/2013 11:56:32 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I took one 300mg SJW capsule every night for 3 years. It did not seem to lift my depression, but it did lessen the tension in my anxious body to a slight degree ( I suffer from panic disorder, SAD, GAD, and OCD). This herb made me SO TIRED all day long which seemed to make the depression worse. I also experienced dizziness/lightheadedness which in turn gave me vertigo when I was at work and drivin ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Depression
8/11/2013 5:58:15 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took SJW for over 6 months because I had a pretty severe episode of depression. I took only half of the recommended dose regularly for 6-9 months. The SJW is very powerful. 2 months after I started taking it, I started having severe panic attacks daily. A couple were so severe that I had to go to the Emergency Room. It took me awhile to figure out that it might be the SJW causing the anxiety and ... Show Full Comment

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