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Mirtazapine

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  • worried

    I’ve been obsessed with the thought of something wrong with my heart for a couple of months after I had some chest pains that lasted a day. The last time I had my heart checked was February after my first anxiety attack, and every test came back fine. Everytime my heart races or I get a ping of …

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  • Mirtazipine

    Hi all I’m just looking for some advice. I’ve suffered with severe health anxiety for a few years however recently it’s got extremely debilitating to the point I don’t want to go to work. I’ve tried Citalopram and Sertraline and found both unbearable. Does anyone have any experience on Mirtazipine? …

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  • Mirtazapine withdrawal, how long does it last?

    Hi, Just looking for some reassurance/support. I was on mirtazapine for about 6months. I went up to 45mg and decided to taper down as I felt they were making me worse and the weight gain was nasty. I felt fab tapering down and generally, its been better than I anticipated however, I'm …

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  • off Mirtazapine 1 month

    hi, I was on mirtz for 2 months starting at 15 mg for anxiety and sleep , 2 weeks then dropped to 7.5 , to sedating . Then 6 weeks on 7.5 mg 2 months total, first 3 weeks off were not great but managed them, but then week 4 and week 5 were really bad, panic attacks internal shaking , nausea, …

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  • upping mirt from 45mg to 60mg

    Anyone have any success doing this? after 10 months on gradually increasing doses ive been on 45mg for 2 months. I now feel as depressed as before I started on mirt.

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  • Mirtazapine. Weightloss.

    Just thought I’d like to share my experience with the drug and talk about the weight gain/weight loss journey I have encountered.  I have been on Mirtazapine now for 14 months. I was perscribed it as I had depression/suicidal thoughts/insomnia/ anxiety and a stage of mania. Before taking it I …

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  • Mirtazapine and constipation

    Hi everyone. I have been taking mirtazapine for about 5 weeks. After initial grogginess for the first week it has been wonderful for my sleep. However, it is giving me big problems with constipation. I'll spare you the details. I am only on 15 mirt. a day at the moment. If I went up to 30 - my …

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  • Given 80 mg- First time on Mirtazapine

    My sister was taken to the mental ward for 3 weeks. She was released and diagnosed with bipolar, depression, and anxiety. The doctor put her on 80 gm of Mirtazapine. I think this is too much plus she's on 2 other brain meds.​ For more context: These are what led up to being submitted …

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  • Mirtazapine pooped out!!!

    I'm on my 2nd day of going cold turkey on mirtazipine because my mirtazipine pooped out (was only on 7.5mg) I had been getting withdrawal symptoms for a weeks while on them. If I doubled the dose would they start working again? Also because I've been getting withdrawal symptoms for weeks …

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  • masterbation problems?

    For about a year now i've been getting alot of smymtpoms which include:  Masive sensory overload. Everything sounds loud and my eyes are extremely dry and feel like im staring into something bright.  Muscle weakness Dehydration Poor circulation  general swelling  reflux …

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  • Mirtazapine withdrawal

    Hey everyone, I've been on Mirtazapine 30mg since Feb his year but I've had alot of problems with. Ear infections, burning mouth syndrome etc. so my Psychiatrist think's I should come of it. He told me to cut down to 15mg and only take them for a week and then just stop. So I …

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  • Mirtazapine is it more sedative at lower dosages?

    Hi guys my doctor has given me a prescription for Mirtazapine 15mg at night for my chronic insomnia. I usually have more trouble staying asleep than getting asleep. Lately I wake up about 3x a night, so roughly every couple of hours. Will this drug stop this happening? And is it true that it's …

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  • Mirtazapine withdrawal timeline - help!

    Hi, just wondering if anyone can give me some guidance of what to expect during withdrawal from Mirtazapine. I have been taking 15 mg for about 8 months then tapered to 7.5 for a month and 3.75 for another month. I stopped taking it completely 3 weeks ago. Mirtazapine has helped me with sleep and …

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  • Bad dreams while using mirtazapine

    Hi I've been taking mirtazapine for a little over a week now and I am sleeping much better except that I have awful dreams. I used to take citalopram and had some weird dreams when I was taking them but it seems to be much worse since I changed to mirtazapine. I wake up feeling terrible …

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  • Stopping mirtazapine

    i have recently stopped taking mirtazapine. I was on it for 2 1/2 weeks as it didn’t agree with me - long story. How long does it take to stop having withdrawal symptoms. The issues I had with it have resolved themselves but the last few days I have started feeling nauseous in the mornings. I …

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  • Dont Try To Cold Turkey...

    Most people know what will happen if you cold turkey this drug, many have probably experienced thinking they can handle it. I've tried to cold turkey it 2 times, I don't know why I did but I think I was just tired of taking pills. Anyways I gave up after a week, here were some of the side …

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  • Mirtazapine withdrawal, how long will this last??!!!!

    Help! I slowly tapered off Mirtazapine. It's been 4 and a half weeks off it now and I'm sure I'm still experiencing withdrawal?! I have crippling morning anxiety and zero appetite, the weight gained on Mirt has fallen off! I also feel sick most of the day. I got so down last week that I …

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  • Weaning off mirtazapine with less wd symptoms?

    Hi, just an update, i have been weaning off mirt since june. I started initially on 15mg last april then reached 7.5mg last june. It was prescribed for me by my gp because she thought i was having anxiety thats why i wasnt able to sleep. Fast forward, i reduced from 7.5 to 6.5 last june, and stated …

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  • advice on stopping mirtazapine after 3 weeks on 15mg please?

    Hi, I've been taking 15mg of mirtazapine for three weeks after being talked into taking it (I wasn't happy to do so but was told by the doc I wouldn't be offered any other help unless I took them) I'm really not happy about taking them and the side effects are too much for me - I …

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  • Mirtazapine withdrawal and brain zaps

    Hi I’m on week 5 off Mirtazapine and having brutal withdrawals, increased anxiety, depression, can’t eat , nausea, some muscle twitching in the morning, waking early and feeling crap about the day , crying spells, no appetite I’m also having brain zaps that feels like a second of a short circuit …

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  • Mirt to Sert

    I've been on Mirtazapine for a few years now. Started at 15, went up to 30 and then onto 45, some 18 months approx, where I stayed until March of this year. I dropped down to 30 and have been there for the last six months. And it was a sudden drop no tapering. As a result, I …

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  • Anyone get muscle tensing/dystonia like symptoms from coming off mirtaz?

    I been on very low dose (3.75mg) PRN, 2-3 times a week for the past 3 years. Well a month ago my muscles in my forearms and calves would start tensing up at rest. Killing my sleep in the process. I thought it might be some interdose withdrawal to mirtaz so I have been tapering off it, but not much …

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  • Mirtazapine Side Effects

    Hello all. I’m looking for some advice and perhaps reassurance. I was taking citalopram but it wasn’t really helping and I was having a lot of trouble sleeping so my doctor switched me to mirtazapine. Since then I’ve had two major side effects that I’m not comfortable with. I’m hungry all the time. …

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  • Mirtazapine / Still difficulties to exercise!

    I was using mirtazapine for insomnia for more than a year. During this time I felt that I had weak legs and trouble to do any kind of exercise(e.g. shortness of breath and palpitations). Now I have been off for about 14-15 weeks.  I have had a huge list of a different kind of …

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  • How to come off mirtazapine safely

    Been on Mirtazapine for approx 4 months, currently 22.5mg. Also taking 40mg Seroxat. What's the best way to come off Mirtazapine? The side effects outweigh the benefits. The medical profession have just left me in limbo. They were quick to put me on to the Mirtazapine but have offered no help …

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  • Mirtazapine withdrawals

    I have just been told by my psychiatrists team they are changing my meds, and I’ll need to be off of Mirtazapine for four days before I start the new lots. I’m on my 3rd day without Mirtazapine and up until now I’ve not felt too bad, just bumbled I’m with things. But this afternoon I started …

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  • Advice for the final drop with Remeron (3.75 to 0mg)

    Over the past couple years, I have very slowly lowered my Remeron dose from 60mg to 3.75 with a 3.75mg-at-a-time drop each decrease, with anywhere between a few days and several months for each dose decrease. It would usually take 10-14 days to normalize after each decrease and the weird withdrawal …

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  • Mirtazapine - Muscle Spasms And Nerve Pain Worse

    An Internal Medicine specialist placed me on 60 mg's of Mirtazapine @ bedtime as a sleep aid as I have been experiecing muscle cramps and nerve pain that came on suddenly about fourteen months ago. The specialist's diagnosis; "Fibromyalgia." Since then I have had an MRI that …

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  • Mirtazapine Withdrawal- Hang In There

    Hi Guys, Just wanted to give some hope to those struggling with Mirtazapine withdrawal.  Long story short I was given WAY too high a dose of mirt. to help with occasional insomnia a few years ago and my body had a terrible reaction (Constant Anxiety, Depression when I had never been depressed …

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  • Remeron Withdrawal Abdominal Cramps

    Hello, I have posted here before, and some of you will remember. I am on my third and last withdrawal from mirt. I was having horrible abdominal cramps from the second attempt, and at the advice of my GI doc went back on 3.75. Within a few days, the abdominal symptoms were gone. However heart …

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  • Remeron increase

    After being on remeron 15mg for 3 weeks and not getting any positive results, my doctor increased the dosage to 30mg. How long do i have to wait and see any difference in my depression?

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