How effective is Abilify for Stress and anxiety?
Summary: 46 Abilify users have rated its effectiveness for Stress and anxiety.
Overall ratings: 2.9/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
This is a review of how effective Abilify (aripiprazole) is for Stress and anxiety and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Abilify
Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Abilify 30,166 users)
Stress and anxiety
Stress and anxiety can be treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Lorazepam, Lexapro, Ativan. (latest reports from Stress And Anxiety 195,268 patients)
On Dec, 18, 2014: 46 people are studied for taking Abilify in Stress and anxiety
Abilify effectiveness for Stress and anxiety (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Abilify for Stress and anxiety * :
|Stress and anxiety||67.39%||32.61% |
Age of people who take Abilify for Stress and anxiety * :
|Stress and anxiety||0.00%||2.17%||10.87%||21.74%||15.22%||26.09%||15.22%||8.70% |
Who find Abilify more effective for Stress and anxiety?
Gender of people who find Abilify more effective * :
|Stress and anxiety||68.75%||31.25% |
Age of people who find Abilify more effective * :
|Stress and anxiety||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||31.25%||12.50%||6.25% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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