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Mirtazapine
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Paxil
Other name: Remeron Remeron
Other name: Paroxetine Paroxetine
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2.8
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
3.1
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.8
Concern level
3.2
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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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Paroxetine (also known by the trade names Aropax, Paxil, Seroxat, Sereupin) is an selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant. Marketing of the drug began in 1992 by the pharmaceutical company SmithKline Beecham (pharmac...
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Withdrawal
10
Dizzy
2
Addiction
2
Nausea
2
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1
Numbness
1
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1
Suicide
1
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1
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1
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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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which by the way has no sexual side effects. See...
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" Yeah, when I took Paxil I had the same sexual side effects. Fortuanately I don't take ...doctor switched me to mirtazapine, which by the way has no sexual side effects. See if you... "

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The drug is taken at night because it has a sedati...
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" ...on an antidepressant called Remeron (Mirtazapine). The drug is taken at night because it has a sedating effect. This has helped ...With the lower dose, I don't have those problems. It is far superior... "

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which is ok but I really miss the feel good 'boost'...
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" ...I count myself lucky that Paxil worked wonders for me WITHOUT any withdrawal periods. Not everyone experiences this ...you. I am now on mirtazapine which is ok but I really miss the feel good 'boost' &... "

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The drug is taken at night because it has a sedati...
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" ...on an antidepressant called Remeron (Mirtazapine). The drug is taken at night because it has a sedating effect. This has helped ...With the lower dose, I don't have those problems. It is far superior... "

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one of the side effects of Mirtazapine low sex drive in menI...
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" Is one of the side effects of Mirtazapine low sex drive in ...I was on Paxil and I had a very low sex drive so I told my doctor and she put me on Mirtazapine, but I... "

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ideas. The Mirtazapine will screw things up further, and...
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" ...to both ideas. The Mirtazapine will screw things up further, and going cold turkey from 15mg of Paxil is a terrible idea. Just because it's not helping you at the present... "

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I was also taking, and most of the 'side effects' went away...
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" ...and I dropped the Mirtazapine I was also taking, and most of the 'side effects' went away. It seems that they ...Celexa (kinda worked) and Paxil... "

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dr. switched me from the paxil to mirtazapine. one of the r...
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" ...now since my dr. switched me from the paxil to mirtazapine. one of the reasons she changed me to mirtazapine, apart from the paxil doing nothing, was because it was... "

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and mirtazapine none worked for me either. Only one that...
" ...tried celexa, zoloft and mirtazapine none worked for me either. Only one that... "

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s on mirtazapine, that really helped, switching over from...
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" ...really depends. I'm feeling zero sexual problems, even while on Celexa (been on it for ...But then, when I was on zoloft, the very first 25mg ...a new medication. When I was on mirtazapine, that really... "

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