What is Mirtazapine?

Mirtazapine is a newer antidepressant that exhibits both noradrenergic and serotonergic activity. It is also commonly used as an anxiolytic, hypnotic, anti emetic and appetite stimulant.

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I have been having a lot of irregular heartbeats; have been checked by cardiologist in the past, was told my heart was in good shape.

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hello as per quary mirtazapine does not cause any heart problem or irregular heart beat but it my raise triglyceride level a type of cholesterol...

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I am taking mirtazapine. I recently took a drug test for employment and they want me to call. I assume I have tested positive for something. They...

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I am Dr Abraham. Mirtazapine can sometimes cause a false positive result for benzodiazepine.Also certain herbal medications can cause false...

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Hi I am 27 and have been on Mirtazapine 30mg for two months now, in that time I have gained 8 kilos! my weight has never been this high and seems...

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Mirtazapine is a noradrenergic antagonist, which is a type of atypical antidepressant. The drug has been shown to be more likely to cause...

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