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Remeron

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/ 60,353 posts
Other Names: Mirtazapine   Zispin

Zoloft

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/ 285,267 posts
Other Names: Sertraline   Lustral
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 60,353 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 285,267 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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... Read more on Wikipedia
Sertraline hydrochloride (brand names Zoloft and Lustral) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It was introduced to the market by Pfizer in 1991. Sertraline is primarily used to treat major depressi... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Randy
July 27, 2014
Randy wrote
Diabetic Symptoms with Zoloft
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By kellie
June 13, 2014
kellie wrote
self injury
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By user
April 8, 2014
user wrote
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March 27, 2014
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February 14, 2014
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By Madison
January 8, 2014
Madison wrote
Zoloft Weightloss and Abilify
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I started taking Zoloft about 3 weeks ago. I have been suffering with severe, medical depression, social anxiety and feelings of dread. I have good reasons to be depressed, as my Mom died of cancer 4 years ago, and I was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer 2 years ago. Now I'm post menopausal at 39 and just can't cope. Immediately after taking Zoloft I began to feel good. Depression had become physically debilitating and I gained a lot I weight. I have also noticed a lack of desire for food, and have
Beana  |  July 4, 2014
I also have to take Diflucan/flucanozole occaisionally while taking Zoloft...never any problems.
debra  |  March 31, 2014
Zoloft saved my life. Outside of my wonderful husband it is the thing in life I am most grateful for. Much better than Prozac where I always felt medicated.It is not for everyone but if doc recommends it, I would try it. Just pay attention and give it some time and if you have any side effects do not wait to address them...do it immediately.
debra  |  March 31, 2014
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By Kay terfinko
December 20, 2013
Kay terfinko wrote
Zoloft and gallbladder
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By Willie DeJarnette
December 3, 2013
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Zoloft Weight Loss
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By agnes
November 30, 2013
agnes wrote
heart pounding
OMG you have just helped me - I get the racing heart, and now that I think about it, its after a couple of glasses of coke zero
Amy  |  August 20, 2014
I find I get way more severe reaction to caffeine when I am on Zoloft. Have to drink caffeine free coke!
Otherwise I get a racing heart, exactly like a panic attack. Took me ages to figure out, I thought they were panic attacks!
Frankie  |  June 10, 2014
Its suppose to slow your heart down...
April 28, 2014
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By Dawni
November 18, 2013
Dawni wrote
Cipralex VS. Remeron
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By LisaB
October 27, 2013
LisaB wrote
Zoloft and neck stiffness
I put mine neck ache down to stress, but if it is a common side affect of Zoloft maybe I'm not super stressed
August 20, 2014
i am taking Mirtazapine and sometimes Lorazepam and sometimes xanax and I too get these stiff necks and just does not subside - i have had them for the last 2 months now - any advice?
rr98  |  July 14, 2014
Same thing with me I have horrible neck pain
And stiffness and a headache and I also take zoloft
Megan  |  June 27, 2014
I take Zoloft and had horrible neck pain from out of no where.. Wonder if it's from that my dr prescribed my flexerol for it.
May 28, 2014
Same thing, neck pain for months now. Diagnosed for RA now, and prescribed Methortexrate.
mike  |  May 6, 2014
Yes, I also take Zoloft and have bad neck and back stiffness. It does seem to subside after awhile. Try heat and stretches...good luck.
Cheryl  |  February 18, 2014
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By Felipe Silva
September 19, 2013
Felipe Silva wrote
Doesn´t work
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By Nia
September 8, 2013
Nia wrote
Suicidal
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By kwissy
September 6, 2013
kwissy wrote
shaky hands
Hi, I have a 12 yr old son...just hope you get better and that u have some people in your life who love u as much as I love my son. If u don't, keep looking, you will find people who care. Good luck, and if the Zoloft feels bad for you, tell your dr. I'll be hoping you are ok. ;-))
Jaipria  |  June 22, 2014
Im glad Zoloft has helped with your depression however it didnt help with mine. I would talk with your doctor about the shaky hands. I stopped taking Zoloft awhile ago and I still have shaky hands from it.
jp  |  June 8, 2014
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be sure and take it at bedtime...it makes you very sleepy
...I switched to Remeron. I have taken almost all the meds available, legal and illegal and Remeron works the best for me. Just be sure and take it at bedtime...it makes you...
Serzone in between. Remeron, which I'm currently taking,...
...Paxil to be the worst and Zoloft to be the best, with Luvox and Serzone in between. Remeron, which I'm currently taking, has caused zero problems - It's great! It's...
worked well until I started having fainting spells....
...remember, made me very manic, with a mixed episode here and there. The second, Remeron, worked well until I started having fainting spells. I am now on Zoloft and it is working beautifully! Granted...
the appetite increase caused by remeron.  It's a good combo...
...the appetite, so I feel that the zoloft is helping to tame the appetite increase caused by remeron.  It's a good com...
remeron has been working well also. It has helped me sleep...
I've been on zoloft and effexor and am now on Remeron. I did well on zoloft and the remeron has been working well also. It has helped me sleep and calm...
ringing in my ears so my doctor said to increase the remeron...
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was on Weutrin and Remeron first and then went on to Zoloft...
...and Remeron ...Zoloft as well. Did not have any side effects at all going on...
I was on Zoloft before the Remeron. I'll talk to my shrink...
...on Zoloft before the Remeron. I'll talk to my shrink and see if he thinks I should change back to Zoloft? Hope the New Year brings us all Peace, no sides, and...
for 6 days and switched to remeron because zoloft gave me a...
...My experience with Zoloft: I took one ...time. I never took Zoloft again. I took zoloft for 6 days and switched to remeron because zoloft gave me a feeling like i was itching underneath my ...
stays in my system all day, and I have no side effects...
...klonopin once daily. I was able to taper remeron and zoloft. Klonopin stays in my system all day, and I have no side effects. I have gad and panic and have had major depression....
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