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Re: Why do people not like Amitriptyline + Mirtazapine

Posted by Christ_empowered on June 10, 2019, at 12:23:28

In reply to Re: Why do people not like Amitriptyline + Mirtazapine Christ_empowered, posted by mtom on June 10, 2019, at 11:54:52

hi. i wasn't trying to play MD or know it all, just...thought I'd try to be helpful, that's all. anyway...

elavil was, once, a fairly popular drug. there were (are?) 2 combo pills of it, one w/ librium and one w/ perphenazine. i don't know how people tolerated those drugs, but...there you go.

have you ever been prescribed buspirone (buspar in the US) ? its non-sedating...i vaguely seem to recall reading that the drug company initially thought they had a new neuroleptic on their hands, but that didn't pan out...

but anyway: it is sometimes used w/ antidepressants, to calm people down and boost overall response. i think it requires 2-3x daily dosing, non-addictive, i dont know if there's a known discontinuation syndrome.

can you take gaba-ergic drugs? gabapentin, lyrica...or not so much?

sorry you're going thru it. :-(


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