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Remeron Mirtazapine

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Remeron Mirtazapine
 
4.0

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2.0

Mirtazpine (Remeron) - Doesn't work well for me

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from Madison, OH

Comments about Remeron Mirtazapine:

I had an imbalance in my brain chemistry and was prescribed anti-depressant medications.  I was also having trouble sleeping, so my doctor prescribed Mirtzapine which is the generic for Remeron.  Remeron is also used to treat depression.

You will develop a tolerance to most prescription sleep medications over time if you use them regularly; but I seem to develop that tolerance very quickly.  With some new medications that my doctor has prescribed, I received no benefit at all.  The Mirtzapine's ability to help me relax and fall asleep was quickly reduced to -0- within two weeks even though I only took the medication sporadically.

Each person reacts differently to each medication.  If your doctor prescribes Remeron (Mirtzapine) for you, be sure to do two important things:  Give him/her a complete list of any other medications or supplements that you are taking; and be sure to discuss any possible side effects. 

I do not endorse this medication in any way.  Do not be swayed by my comments just because this medication does not work well for me...It might work very well for you!

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5.0

Remeron has helped me relax and sleep through the night

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from Jackson, MO

Comments about Remeron Mirtazapine:

I have needed medication for depression for 28 years. I have used many different combinations of medications. I also have a post traumatic brain injury which has magnified my depression symptoms. I do not have manic/depression or bi-polar in the sense that I have manic episodes. Even though my depression makes me lethargic, I am one who is not able to sleep when depressed. I found myself sleeping fitfully and then waking often so I was not getting enough sleep. Because I had taken so many different anti-depressents, my doctor was running out of options for me. I had used Remeron before but had to stop because my type of insurance would only pay for the generic: mirtazapine. I found that this did not work as well for me. All the health professionals have told me that the generic works as well as the name brand. As I am getting stronger, I realized that even though the generic does not work as well for me, it did help my depression and allowed me to go to sleep. I would recommend anyone to try this if nothing else worked.

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5.0

remeron antidepressent medication helps in several ways

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from Oklahoma City, OK

Comments about Remeron Mirtazapine:

remeron antidepressant medication makes a big differance in treatment for me. i am a bipolor sufferer and have frequent mood changes. remeron helps me control them. remeron also aids in my sleep problems. overall a good antidepressent medication.

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4.0

Thank you for this

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from Portland, OR

Comments about Remeron Mirtazapine:

I have been suffering from Depression/Anexity/Insomnia for quite a while.  I have tried many many different things, and to be honest none have worked for me.  I started Remeron just about 4 weeks ago.  Now I know most people think that the higher the dose the better it will work or should work at least.  I strongly encourage anyone who is considering this medication to use the lowest dose possible.  I take 15mg and it does the trick to lull me off to sleep as opposed to knocking me out cold like most hypnotics do.  I would add this medication in additon to others you take.

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