I was prescribed 30mg tablets to be taken whole right before bed, but after reading up more on the drug, I discovered that lower doses generally produce the most sedation.
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You know those white dashed lines separating the lanes in a highway? Answer: _____________ Most people I ask say 3 feet. Your perspective is always driving at 60mph, so they look 3 feet long.
And that’s the first problem in psychiatry: perspective.
Current research indicates that mirtazapine has definite sleep enhancing effects in patients with major depressive disorder .
But evidence of mirtazapine efficacy for insomnia in relatively healthy people is scanty.
My previous history with drugs is the usual: cannabis, amphetamines, MDMA, regular binge drinking and a heap of pharms (mainly benzos and opiates). For me, it's always been mild depression, moderate anxiety and bad insomnia.