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Mirtazapine
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Trazodone
Other name: Remeron (Remeron)
Other name: Desyrel (Desyrel)
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Mirtazapine (Remeron, Avanza, Zispin) is a tetracyclic antidepressant (TeCA) used primarily in the treatment of major depression. It is also sometimes used as a hypnotic, antiemetic, and orexigenic, and for the treatment of anxiety, amo...
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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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About Mirtazapine
Mirtazapine (Remeron, Avanza, Zispin) is a tetracyclic antidepressant (TeCA) used primarily in the treatment of major depression. It is also sometimes used as a hypnotic, antiemetic, and orexigenic, and for the treatment of anxiety, amo...
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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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But I had the same problem with mirtazapine which was why I...
" ...But I had the same problem with mirtazapine which was why I switched to trazodone in the... "

( in the mornings ) on higher doses of Mirtazapine, but...
" ...from Mirtazapine to Trazadone . I was getting almost suicidal ( in the mornings ) on higher doses of Mirtazapine, but now feel ...she'd never seen anyone do well on Mirtazapine , so beware... "

Now I'm on both mirtazapine and trazodone but coming...
" ...ago. No problems that I can recall. The trazodone sent me to sleep each night which was good! Now I'm on both mirtazapine and... "

negative side affect I had from it was an increased appetite...
" ...I settled on the mirtazapine and the only negative side affect I had from it was an increased appetite and therefore gained quite ...10 days ago I changed from mirtazapine to trazodone due to th... "

Mirtazapine and I did lose the weight and still felt better
" ...because the side effect from that drug for me was constantly fainting but it is a really good switch from Mirtazapine and I did lose... "

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have Remeron/mirtazapine, one of the best hypnotic AD's...
" Trazadone quits working for me after a couple of days and leaves me feeling weird in the morning, like stiff *remind of ...Remeron/mirtazapine, ... "

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mirtazapine. Horrible drug...felt groggy all day and...
" Stopped mirtazapine. Horrible drug...felt groggy all day and moody. Trazodone was much more effective, imo. Trazodone is a gentle anti depressant and good sleep aid at 50mg. I'm going to take it once... "

My husband was prescribed Mirtazapine . It didn`t solve...
" ...the individual. My husband was prescribed Mirtazapine . It didn`t solve the ...stopped being effective and he went on to Trazadone which also helped , but for a... "

husband took Mirtazapine for a good couple of years after...
" ...husband took Mirtazapine for a good couple of years ...they affect the individual. Mirtazapine had lower level side effects. After a while Mirtazapine was ineffective so his sedation was cha... "

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them made my heart race. Mirtazapine helped me sleep, and...
" ...made it very difficult for me to concentrate. Trazodone made me groggy. Nefazodone made me very irritable. Buspirone caused suicidal ideation. All of them made my heart race. Mirtazapine helped me... "

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