PTSD
info
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DISCLAIMER: This info is not official, it is for conversational purposes only. The info
comes from Google.
Call  your doctor or your pharmacist for info re medication.
Generic name

Mirtazapine
Brand name
Remeron
Type

Other
Target symptoms

Depression, sadness, guilt,  worthlessness; loss of interest in daily
activities; changes in appetite; tiredness; sleeping too much;
insomnia; thoughts of death or suicide.
Contraindications

benzodiazapines, pregnancy, breastfeeding.
Possible side effects (call doctor)

dry mouth; flu symptoms; increased appetite; weakness; weight gain,
allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest;
swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); decreased ability to fight
infection (fever, chills, sore throat); mental or mood changes; mouth sores;
thoughts of hurting yourself; tremors; worsening of depression.
Medication sometimes prescribed in the treatment of PTSD - Remeron