Scare of mirtazapine

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Have feeling will be prescribed mirtazapine end of week - any pointers to what to expect?

Paul

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    Hi Paul,

    It would be helpful to know why you think that you will be prescribed Mirtazapine this week. Are you depressed, have a sleep disorder or anxiety? You probably discovered that there is a wealth of information about Mirtazpine on this site, if you did a search under medications,

    How concerned are you about starting on Mirtazapine? There are numerous ocl

    ther antidepressants available. Have you had a talk with your docor about why you are concerned about taking Mirazapine?  Rememer that you are the consumer, you should be able to select the correct medicine for you.  Good lu

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    I started on 15 mg 2 weeks ago. I  got a great night's sleep but had some crazzzzy dreams. I immediatedly felt dizzy. My psychatist tol me to half it. No more dizziness. I did gain 2 lbs. in the first week. I am now keeping better track of my diet (Weight Watchers) bc the weight gain could have been from something else. Hope this helps some.wink

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      I forgot to tell you that I still am enjoying a good night's sleep. 

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