Mirtazapine and eye sight

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I have been on mirtazapine for a year now. Upped to 30 mg within a couple months of treatment. I started to wear glasses when i started. Now my right eye i cant see really anything anymore. Is this normal? My vision has gotten worse and im not sure if its stress or what not. Im a nursing student too. I have a panic disorder with GAD. I just started 10 mg of fluoxetine in combo with 30 mg of mirtazapine. But i want to get off mirtazapine asap.

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    I think it may well be a side effect going with the forum a lot of proples eye sight has been effected with this med and when I look back my own eye sight

    Got worst but it was getting put down to age degeneration

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    I was on mirt for 6 years did'nt get that symptom but everyone is different

    I would go to the optician to get checked

    Take Carerolleyes

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    Go back to your optician asap. Usually, if mirtazapine affects eyesight, it is in both eyes. I got some blurring of my vision and couldn't see as clearly in the distance. My eyes have now returned to normal after withdrawing from mizapine.
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    I'd deff' get that checked out I've not had that promblem...my only promblem is the weight gain.. & im almost certain you won't withdrawn with remeron.. Best wishes hope all gets better for you
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