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Lexapro vs Mirtazapine

Lexapro
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Mirtazapine
Other name: Escitalopram Escitalopram
Other name: Remeron Remeron
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
3.4
Concern level
3.2
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
3.1
Concern level
3.4
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Escitalopram (trade names Anxiset E(India) Lexapro, Cipralex, Seroplex, Lexamil, Lexam) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is approved by the Food and Drug Administratio...
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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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Withdrawal
10
Nausea
5
Dizzy
4
Sexual Dysfunction
3
Addiction
3
Numbness
2
Drowsy
2
Decreased Libido
2
Suicidal
2
Palpitations
1
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5
Nausea
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Increased Appetite
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Dizzy
3
Suicidal
2
Groggy
2
Nightmares
2
Psychotic
2
Numbness
1
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Escitalopram (trade names Anxiset E(India) Lexapro, Cipralex, Seroplex, Lexamil, Lexam) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is approved by the Food and Drug Administratio...
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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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too-quick withdrawal. I took Lexapro for anxiety for twelve...
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" ...effects from too-quick withdrawal. I took Lexapro for anxiety for twelve weeks and it didn't work for me. I was switched to mirtazapine and that has been much better but is quite sedating - it's not... "

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e sleep, which is great because the Lexapro was giving m...
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" ...Lexapro and 15 mg Mirtazapine. My issue is that I have a really hard time getting going in the morning and some days feel depressed along with it (i.e., lack of energy, social withdrawal, low mood).... "

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that doesnt give erection problems like lexapro, over time...
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" I need something that doesnt give erection problems like lexapro, over time mirtazapine also gave me problems, cant take wellburtin... "

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very very anxious...mirtazapine only made me sleepy once. I...
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" ...made me jittery. Then I switched to generic lexapro and got very very anxious...mirtazapine only made me sleepy once. I react very... "

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finally switched to mirtazapine and already felt a lot bette...
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" \"This medication did not improve my depression or anxiety at all. ...mg, as an add on to Lexapro and it made no difference. I finally... "

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ut? i dont enjoy sex on 10 mg lexapro ive noticed, hope t...
" Quote: hmm i just switched from mirtazapine to lex, for the same reason, to lose the drowsiness, how long you been ...it pops out? i dont... "

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experience, mirtazapine works well as a sleep aid because...
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" in my experience, mirtazapine works well as a sleep aid because it knocks me ...at 15mg/day. ive also used lexapro in the past and had no similiar problems from... "

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would say Lexapro is the best one for anxiety, It is...
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" ...last few years. I would say Lexapro is the best one for anxiety, It ...the maximum dose. I was on Prozac but did not get on with it I was on Mirtazapine which... "

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worked, although I had to switch to lexapro because of side...
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" I was prescribed mirtazapine for severe depression and sleep difficulties a couple of years ago. It... "

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out? i dont enjoy sex on 10 mg lexapro ive noticed, hope...
" ...Post hmm i just switched from mirtazapine to lex, for the same reason, to lose the drowsiness, how long you been ...it pops out? i dont enjoy sex on 10 mg lexapro ive noticed, hope that will... "

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