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  1. Right Now Life Sucks! 7th August 2005
    ... changed me from Cymbalt 60MG to Prozac 40 mg 2x a day & Remeron 30 1x before bed. The Remeron helped my sleeping ... from the depression over losing my job and not the Remeron . My husband gets upset with me. He keeps complaining...

  2. Can anyone suggest meds other than SSRI's 7th August 2005
    ... I had tried several medicines such as zoloft, remeron , zyprexa to no avail, but the doctor just put me on...

  3. Cymbalta or Lexapro? 5th August 2005
    ... I was on Zoloft and Remeron and couldn't stand the side effects, weight gain and...

  4. Are Any Of You On More Than One Med? 4th August 2005
    ... prozac) 40MG, 2X a day and at night I take Mirtazapine ( Remeron ) 30MG. I dont now how they will work. I just started ... Cymbalta. I have a terrible time sleeping and the Remeron has helped with that. I actually slept a whole night ... want to do is sleep. But I know it is not from the Remeron . MAJOR things going on right now. I will post about...

  5. Anybody taking Cymbalta? 1st August 2005
    ... Just wondering if anybody has any comments. I was on Remeron and I just wanted to sleep all the time and also zoloft...

  6. Could I Have Opinions On Seroquel For Sleep? 1st August 2005
    ... side effects of quetiapine so that I can switch to Remeron if needed. Heuer said that has the least side effects...

  7. Too Many Meds? 29th July 2005
    ... started having insomnia, so my doctor then put me on Remeron . Over the next couple of years I gained around ... insomnia and continuing depression, she told me that Remeron can cause food cravings. So she switched me to Lexapro...
    ... started having insomnia, so my doctor then put me on Remeron . Over the next couple of years I gained around ... insomnia and continuing depression, she told me that Remeron can cause food cravings. So she switched me to Lexapro...

  8. Anyone tried Cymbalta? 11th July 2005
    ... I'm taking a low dose (30mg) in conjunction with Remeron . It hasn't done anything for me yet....

  9. Experiences on Remeron 11th July 2005
    ... I tried Mirtazapine(generic Remeron ) for 3 weeks. The first night I took 1, 15mg tablet...
    ... I take 90 mg of Remeron late at night. It's been 3 months at this dosage with...

  10. New here 3rd July 2005
    ... an older class of antidepressants - a tetracyclic.. Remeron . If you don't want to try antidepressants again,...

  11. Have some questions 3rd June 2005
    ... choices of medication-plenty in fact! I would recommend Remeron (known as zispin or mirtazapine in the UK). Go back...
    ... SIZE=5][/SIZE]:) :) :) I will look into the Remeron . Just don't want to be in such a state, that I can...

  12. A Couple of AD-related Questions... 1st June 2005
    ... being fatigued on atidepressants, Leelee. Lexapro and remeron both made me near-catatonic, and the effect never...

  13. wellbutrin=no appetite 13th May 2005
    ... effexor, which was ok- maybe second best and also remeron which, imho, should be prescribed as a sleeping aid...

  14. wellbutrin withdraw anyone? 10th May 2005
    ... As an additional sidenote, I was on an SSRI called Remeron and I stopped it cold turkey with absolutely no negative...

  15. insomnia on most AD's 4th May 2005
    ... early. Another SSRI that is used to assist sleep is Remeron , which for me the horrible side effect of weight gain...

  16. Lexapro and Remeron taken together, please help 17th April 2005
    ... Hi LeeAnn, I was on Remeron and Lexapro for a while. The Remeron was added to ... working for me. I had awful side effects from the Remeron , 20 lb weight gain inside of a month and horrible...

  17. New to healthboards hello all 9th April 2005
    ... I've tried 4 different meds, Lexapro, Celexa, Remeron , and Wellbutrin and I don't believe any of them have...

  18. Hi new here 6th April 2005
    ... with different meds, they finally havekept her on Remeron and Risperdal for the last two weeks. I've asked the...

  19. Omega3 fatty acids 29th March 2005
    ... was "paxil-poopout", so i've been on manerix, luvox, remeron [made me practically unconscious], celexa, and amytriptilli...
    ... was "paxil-poopout", so i've been on manerix, luvox, remeron [made me practically unconscious], celexa, and amytriptilli...

  20. Not sure what to do 25th March 2005
    ... me so wired that I couldn't sleep. I switched to Remeron which slows your metabolism and led to weight gain ... . Finally, I went on to Wellbutrin and Remeron and it still didn't help much. I took myself off ... Remeron cold turkey and it didnt have any effects. I know...

  21. Lexapro vs Effexor 10th March 2005
    ... Lexapro. Effexor did not help me. I have also tried Remeron (Zispin UK). Nothing with this either. I am now ... Seroxat (Paxil US). It is working better than the Remeron and Effexor and I am having good days that run for...

  22. Effexor-internal shaking 28th February 2005
    ... hubby took and see what he says. They did give me Remeron with it but I had horrible side effects from the combo...

  23. Does anyone take anti-depressants and still have a sex drive? 29th January 2005
    ... I take remeron and have no problems with sex drive...

  24. Anyone with Dysthymic disorder? 28th January 2005
    ... just feels pointless and tiring to tell. I am on Remeron , and 0.5mg of Clonazepam daily and still feel extreme...
    ... realize it. But I feel much better than ever on my Remeron and I am very funny about antidepressants, its really...

  25. Blame It On The "Chemical Imbalance"?? 24th January 2005
    ... taken several different meds, right now I am taking Remeron . It also helps me sleep at night and seems to be ... Paxil, I won't get into that evil drug and now its Remeron . By the way I was also diagnose with Panic Disorder...

  26. Brain zaps??? 21st January 2005
    ... It only lasts about 1 second. I am on Effexor XR, Remeron and Ativan. It seems to happen when I am really nervous...

  27. Remeron 15th January 2005
    ... remeron does not have a withdraw and does not cause back pain...
    ... slowest one around. I haven't heard anything about Remeron being hard to taper off, and not all antidepressants ... are difficult. According to rxlist, Remeron initial dosing is the 15 mg. you mentioned. It goes...
    ... I was on Remeron for about 5 years and found it was the most effective...

  28. From Paxil to Effexor 6th January 2005
    ... alone or added to effexor or paxil or maybe maybe remeron ....

  29. Paxil CR Withdrawal.... 4th January 2005
    ... didn't want to take anything. My doctor put me on Remeron (which I am now taking and am okay with). But she ... thinking I was weened off it and now okay with the Remeron . Well same thing happened, this time I didn't take...

  30. I am looking for a new Anti D... 3rd January 2005
    ... out. I tend to be hyper-sensitive to SSRI's. Remeron worked well for me as far as the sleep and anxiety...

  31. Remeron anyone? 26th December 2004
    ... Hey Kato, I used to take Remeron over 10 years ago. Back then, the top dose was 300mg...
    ... My sister has taken remeron and here is what happened to her: 1. worked great ... another AD. She has taken paxil, zoloft effexor and remeron and she said of those, the remeron was the best for...
    ... i took remeron for about 6 weeks... i was glad to get off it... it ... working after 5 years). I do know people who swear by Remeron but they are suffering from Bi-polor, this drug may...
    ... seem like many of us have had great experiences with Remeron . I took it for about a year. It maybe helped a little...
    ... stopped working. The sleep element is a plus with remeron since I relied on sleeping pills before due to heavy...
    ... 15mg is a low dose... the usual dose for Remeron is 30mg. It can be perscribed at 45mg but my doc...
    ... Hi, I was also on Remeron for a month and I gained 25 pounds in that one month ... had this patient who was anorexic. They put her on Remeron for depression specifically because Remeron is notorious...
    ... I am weaning off Celexa right now, and will start Remeron in about 2 weeks. The dr. told me that the drug somehow...

  32. depression and sleep problems 13th December 2004
    ... various times in my life. Two are antidepressants - Remeron and Trazadone. Two are anti-psychotics (which I'm...

  33. Has anyone tried "Cymbalta" ? It's very new but suppose to work great.. 10th December 2004
    ... enough sleep, I'm not fatigued. Zoloft, lexapro and remeron all had way more side effects for me. I sure hope...
    ... enough sleep, I'm not fatigued. Zoloft, lexapro and remeron all had way more side effects for me. I sure hope...
    ... serotonin syndrome. You might want to ask your doc about remeron or neurontin for sleep, as these aren't considered ... addictive, and he might be more apt to prescribe them. Remeron {actually an antidepresant in higher doses}, in particular...

  34. Had a HOrrible experience on Effexor and want to know why?? HELP PLEASE with this 9th December 2004
    ... that didnt work another ssri then maybe effexor or remeron . If I were you I would try wellbutrin next or even...

  35. Are you weepy with your depression? 5th December 2004
    ... felt so out of breath! Anyway, been taking 30mg Remeron since April, and now for last two nites adding 25mg...

  36. hard to get out of bed 5th December 2004
    ... nervous and shaky, until finally my doctor put me on Remeron which, if nothing else, does allow me to have a good ... can get up in the morning, but lately I feel awful. Remeron stimulated my appetite which at that time, like you ... , I didn't have. Unfortunately Remeron hasn't been able to get rid of the depressive feelings...

  37. weight gain 3rd December 2004
    ... I gain weight on remeron ( BIG weight gainner ) for me, also zyprexa is a weight...
    ... I gain weight big time from remeron and zeprexa makes u gain weight as well i think risperdal...

  38. In need of advice.... 2nd December 2004
    ... Welbutrin right now. I have been on Paxil, Celexa, Remeron , Manerix, Effexor, Gabapentin....uuggg .... I cant...

  39. welbutrin and weight gain???? 16th November 2004
    ... pounds weight gain with the highest gain being found in Remeron ....

  40. Anyone tried Topamax for depression? 14th November 2004
    ... been a while since I last posted. I've been on 30mg Remeron since May, but its not helping all that much. I ... yrs ago and it worked great) my dr had tried me on Remeron dissolving tabs. Started on 15mg and have been up ... this med. My dr wants me to take Topamax along with Remeron but the pharmacist alerted me to how powerful this...
    ... see how it goes for the next while - taking 30 mg. Remeron and now added the 25 mg of Topomax which I take at...

  41. Why,why,why,why 12th November 2004
    ... Paxil, Zoloft, Wellbutrin, Lithium, lexapro, buspar, remeron , lamictal, neurontin, risperdal, seroquel, effexor...

  42. Need some advice.... 8th November 2004
    ... Welbutrin right now. I have been on Paxil, Celexa, Remeron , Manerix, Effexor, Gabapentin....uuggg :) .... I cant...

  43. Any Experiences With Cymbalta?? 6th November 2004
    ... ..thought I was having heart attacks. Now I'm on remeron as a trial, but have told my dr. that I cannot tolerate...
    ... me to be jumpy and wound too tight. They say that remeron also has no big sexual side effects, but I've got...
    ... starting me on cymbalta at a low dose. I'm to get remeron out of my system and start it in a few days. I'll...
    ... FHG - I'm in never-never land tapering off of remeron - now down to about 7 mg a day -- and waiting until...

  44. SAM-e for depression? 3rd November 2004
    ... You sound exactly like me. Remeron made me a zombie, but that wasn't an unexpected side...

  45. New to this board - have questions about effexor and other stuff... 27th October 2004
    ... is the effexor or the depression though. I was on remeron for depression b4 that which made me eat like a horse...

  46. Have I done the right thing? 22nd October 2004
    ... I have been on 30mg Remeron for 6 weeks. It worked somewhat but did not free ... and whilst starting the Effexor I was taking 15mg of Remeron . I was frightened of stoping the remeron because ... now been on effexor for 12 days and I stopped the remeron 2 nights ago. This morning has been the worst morning ... for my depression for ages... since b4 I took the remeron . I know I am waiting for the Effexor to kick in ... - I was wondering has taking the remeron whilst taking the effexor hindered the effectivenss...
    ... that maybe you're experiencing withdrawl from the Remeron and the Effexor hasn't began working quite yet. I ... will give your body time for the withdrawl of the Remeron to pass. If you still feel this bad, it is possible...
    ... your doctor but my husband took both effexor then the remeron at night to help sleep and it worked well with him...
    ... I've never taken remeron but I have changed medications a few times and I do ... experiencing withdrawal as your body is ridding itself of remeron . If what you are experiencing continues for a few...

  47. Alcohol, Sleeping Tablets and Valium 19th October 2004
    ... to start using sleeping tablets as I am coming off remeron (which helps me sleep) :) onto Effexor. I was told...

  48. Started Rameron (Zispin) 15 mg Feeling Drowsy/Lightheaded 14th October 2004
    ... I was pretty groggy on Remeron for about the first week that I started it. It got...
    ... I've taken Remeron up to 30mg per day alone and in conjunction with Wellbutrin ... . Interestingly, Remeron 30mg really isn't much more sedating than the 15mg ... higher doses are LESS sedating. I can't say that Remeron alone did much for the depression, but it was a great...

  49. Effexor - experiences 11th October 2004
    ... Dylan, So I guess the Remeron (Zispin) didn't work out, huh? Sorry I haven't been...

  50. Anyone else suffered for many years? 11th October 2004
    ... other experiments (amitriptyline to help me sleep, Remeron for the depression) I ended up with the Wellbutrin...

  51. Getting off of Celexa 10th October 2004
    ... I came off Celexa to go onto remeron . The most annoying thing I noticed was the so called...

  52. Please recommend a good A/D that helps anxiety and doesn't kill your libido 8th October 2004
    ... remeron (zispin Uk) mirtazapine, I tried prozac and a bunch...

  53. Effectiveness of taking 2 meds 5th October 2004
    ... I am considering switching medicaitons from Remeron to Lexapro. I have been told that if you take the...
    ... intentionally prescribe two (or more) at one time. Remeron is one in particular that is often combined with another...
    ... Lexapro at all... ?when I was cross tapering Celexa with remeron my depression vanished. when I stopped the Celexa ... days later - the depression came back. I like the remeron for the sleep it gives me and would like to continue...
    ... quick question- if the remeron and celexa were a good combination and removed the ... depression- why not use that combination? Is remeron prescribed for a sleep problem or was it prescribed ... but not good enough for a full nights sleep. If the remeron is a sleep helper then I would be thankful for a report...
    ... I think Remeron has been perscribed for sleep. It gives me a better...
    ... reply. I was not too sure as I had never heard of remeron and was thinking it might be a good replacement for...
    ... I would deffo talk to your doctor about using Remeron for sleep. It may well help with the depression for ... tablets. It was Celexa that I was on before I was on remeron , my depression this time came back after trying recreationa ... stated when I was cross tapering the Celexa and the Remeron my depression vanished, within 3 days of stopping ... being on Lexapro (which is a more potent Celexa) and remeron . I just hope he agrees to it.. the Remeron is excellent ... crossed this combo might work... I have read that remeron can be mixed with SSRI's as they are two different ... types of drugs. the only thing with Remeron though is the appetite you get on it... complete carb...
    ... My gp gave me Remeron for depression; he recommended Effexor, but I resisted ... Zopiclone for sleep. I didn't like the side effects of Remeron , though--I was only taking half a tablet and within...

  54. citalpram to escitalopram 2nd October 2004
    ... do its wonders. Anyway I am currently on Zispin ( Remeron in the US) and am finding that it does not week to...

  55. The weight gain is making me even more depressed! 30th September 2004
    ... Im on Zispin ( Remeron in the US). It has had the result of me putting on...

  56. Can you mix meds? 30th September 2004
    ... with each other? I was cross tapering Celexa and Remeron , was great whilst cross tapering but within 3 days...

  57. Experiences on Cipralex 30th September 2004
    ... I am currently on Remeron - have been for close to 6 weeks and depression is...

  58. Positive Outcomes!!! 26th September 2004
    ... horrendious - delibatating anxiety. I am now on week 4 of Remeron , still no real noticeable effect on me so far. I...

  59. Remeron (US)/Zispin(UK) Experiences 21st September 2004
    ... Hi. I was on remeron a few years back. It worked great for sleep, but...
    ... was on Citalopram that had become ineffective and Remeron whilst I was cross tapering and my depression lifted ... Since taking out the Citalopram it came back and the Remeron does not seem to be doing much to me....
    ... My experience with Remeron over a year ago was this: I wanted to sleep, when...

  60. Would Paxil help me?BuSpar problem. Depressed and havin anxiety attacks. 19th September 2004
    ... currently taking 45mg of Mirtazapine (a.k.a. generic Remeron ) a day in addition to 0.50 mg. of generic Xanax four...

  61. message to Kimba28 18th September 2004
    ... are suffering every day. I have now been on the Remeron for 5 weeks at the full 30mg dose. 7 weeks in total...

  62. Any meds that don't affect sex drive! Please tell me there's at least one. 17th September 2004
    ... advantages when compared to celexa at all. by the way, remeron is another antidepressant that does not cause sexual...
    ... the various versions of Wellbutrin. The other is Remeron . If either of those don't work for you, there are...

  63. AD's - how do you know when they reach their peak 14th September 2004
    ... I have been taking 30mg of Remeron /Zispin for 2 weeks now. My depression has improved ... the recovery from the depression is a gradual one on Remeron or do you just feel better one day (this is what happened...

  64. "Head Zaps" - how long? 11th September 2004
    ... one week ago as my medication has been changed to Remeron . I get these zaps in my head (I have heard them described ... dissacociated. The depression is lifting slowly with the Remeron but I feel these 'head zaps' keep reminding me of...

  65. Antidepressants and Weight Gain -- Need your stories 9th September 2004
    ... heavier. The only med I've attributed weight gain to is Remeron . I only took it for a month and gained 10 lbs. It...

  66. what antidepressents are ok? 8th September 2004
    ... believe the tricyclic antidepressants and also Paxil and Remeron are generally the most likely to cause that problem...

  67. Please help! Effexor xr=weight gain?!?! 3rd September 2004
    ... weight on Effexor, but most don't. From what I've read, Remeron and Paxil are the most likely to cause weight gain...
    ... weight on Effexor, but most don't. From what I've read, Remeron and Paxil are the most likely to cause weight gain...

  68. Remeron - how long to work 3rd September 2004
    ... something that will heal me and so that helps. I'm on Remeron too but I have trouble knowing what to attribute the...

  69. Anybody take Ritalin to help with depression? 2nd September 2004
    ... I take effexor xr 150mgs and 60mgs of Remeron . I have used Ritalin off and on for a couple of years...
    ... I take effexor xr 150mgs and 60mgs of Remeron . I have used Ritalin off and on for a couple of years...

  70. new here and 1st day on wellbutrin XL 1st September 2004
    ... reading and interested in your experience. I am taking Remeron and am not improving at all... im coming of citalopram...
    ... awhile. I have heard really good things about the Remeron . And reading over your previous posts ( I have read...

  71. remeron/zispin - can it really work this quickly 19th August 2004
    ... was tough. However, last night I was able to take Remeron before bed. I has such a good night sleep. No early ... desperate as I have been recently. Has anyone else tried remeron (Zispin in the UK)? I am surprised that it has had...
    ... better because you finally got a good night's sleep! Remeron has a strong sleep-inducing effect. In any case, I...
    ... I have been on Remeron sinse March 2003 for sleep, and it works just great...

  72. I feel wierd~ 15th August 2004
    ... remeron worked well for me when others did not - but could ... is not an issue both of these worked well for me ( remeron and seroquel ) except they would cause me to die...
    ... notice the sedation as much - I agree with you about remeron it would make me sleep 12 hours at a time - I miss ... at very low dose it is also sedating but not like remeron and after it builds up in you blood you would notice...

  73. alcohol and depression 15th August 2004
    ... have posted another thread as I am being started on Remeron in a week and am being taken off Citalopram (Ciprimil...

  74. Citalopram to Zispin 13th August 2004
    ... Note to all : ZISPIN is called REMERON in the USA. The generic is mirtazipine. --Kj...

  75. Message to darkRunner 10th August 2004
    ... was the insomnia. MIRTAZIPINE (known in the US as Remeron and Zispin in Europe) ask your Md/Gp about this stuff...

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