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Does mirtazapine help you sleep?

Posted 11 Jun 2009 18 answers

I have trouble sleeping and a friend offered me one.

Insomnia: How to take Mirtazapine (Remeron) 7.5 MG for best results?

Posted 4 Sep 2014 3 answers

I have insomnia, under what conditions should I take Mirtazapine (Remeron) 7.5 MG to get the best sleep results? On an empty stomach or with a meal? Right before going to sleep or a few hours before? I ask because I recently tried Ambien, which did nothing to help me. I was so desperate for sleep ...

Celexa to Zoloft, better or worse?

Posted 5 Jun 2013 14 answers

I was recently removed from taking Amitriptiline and Mirtazapine completely. My psych felt those, along with Celexa and Buspar, was a toxic antidepressant combination for me. Now she has switched me to Zoloft 50mg along with Abilify 2.5mg. Ive been having really strange feelings like being high, ...

Mirtazapine and weight gain?

Posted 7 May 2013 16 answers

I have seen a lot of post on the internet about mirtazapine and weight gain. Saying that the medication it self puts wright on you. How can a tablet do that? Surley it is what you eat? I can understand that the med can increase your appetite, so if you eat healthly then you shouldnt put weight on? ...

Whats a better sleep aid...melatonin or benadryl?

Posted 21 Sep 2012 4 answers

hopefully getting off the meds to sleep. mirtazapine ... most recent, and ativan prior. I still have to gtake some ativan in the day so I do withdraw to bad since i was on it for so long, therefore, I get this breakthrough rebound anxiety occasionally from the ativan. Mirtazapine was able to hide ...

45mg mirtazapine,for sleep and depression.the problem,i am sleeping 12 to 13 hrs.to much,help?

Posted 18 Nov 2009 9 answers

i am also prescribed hydrocodone,for arthritis of the spine(dish)as well as clonazepam(anxiety).

How long does it take mirtazapine 30mg to star working for sleep?

Posted 9 Nov 2014 2 answers

I have been taking mirtazapine 15mg for 9 months for insomnia and that helped but recently been on 30mg and they are not consistent in putting me to sleep should I persevere with 30mg for a few days straight and see if they will start working?also been under enormous stress due to relationship ...

Is there anyone taking mirtazapine?

Posted 2 days ago 1 answer

I'm on my third day of taking 15mg mirtazapine and I'm finding the drowsiness very hard to cope with. I'm not sure what to do as it's getting to hard to bare.

Mirtazapine - What is a good alternative to Remeron for depression?

Posted 28 Jul 2009 6 answers

I have taken Remeron for about 5 years along with Lamictal and it has brought my depression to an acceptable level. However, the side affects of gaining weight by always wanting to eat and decreased sexual desire and capability are having a negative impact on my life. I would like to find an ...

Could this be an allergic reaction to melatonin?

Posted 15 Apr 2014 3 answers

Its happened slowly over the course of 10 days, but ive developed very itchy skin, with tiny hives, mainly my arms and my scalp itches. It gets worse at night and when i take my melatonin , 3 or 5mg, an hour later it tends to get worse. Im taking melatonin because i just finished being tapered off ...

Has anyone else heard of mirtazapine being prescribed only as needed for insomina?

Posted 9 days ago 2 answers

I've had really bad insomina where I sleep for only an hour and then wake up. I'm able to get back asleep but I always wake up after an hour. My psychiatrist prescribed mirtazapine 7.5 mg/15mg for it but only as needed. Does this sound right? My pharmacist says you have to take it every ...

Mirtazapine best dose for sleep aid?

Posted 10 May 2016 2 answers

Hi all. Wondering if anyone can help please? I have been a very good sleep all my life, probably sleeping too much, and often napping. Then a couple of years ago after a couple of traumatic events involving family members I suddenly stopped sleeping. No more naps, and could not initiate sleep. I ...

Mirtazapine - Does anybody have tight stiff legs, feel swollen , heavy and sore knees?

Posted 16 Dec 2017 6 answers

Does anybody have these side effects on 45 mg of Mirtazapine?. my legs feel so heavy, tight, swollen, and my knees are sore in the joints. it gets this bad that I am unable to walk as normal and I have to sit down. I feel like my legs are going to give in on me. my toes feel cold and numb, ...

Mirtazapine - mirtazapam (stiffness and joint pain)?

Posted 2 Apr 2018 6 answers

I am experiencing muscle stiffness, fatigue and joint pain. I was wondering whether anybody else was having the same sort of problem when taking this medication? It has helped with my anxiety and depression but I’m not sure if I have side effects or something else is wrong. I also take ...

Anxiety and Remeron - If it's not working after 4 weeks, then what??

Posted 20 May 2012 7 answers

I just finished my first month on Remeron (Mirtazapine) and although my depression has lessened, my anxiety has not. Should I ask my dr. to switch? I also have "different" kind of anxiety..I am not a neat, organized person (but not a slob), and all of a sudden the "clutter" in ...

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