Remeron (mirtazapine) is an antidepressant. Mirtazapine affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people with depression.
Remeron is used to treat major depressive disorder.
Remeron may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug mirtazapine. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Remeron.
Common side effects of Remeron include severe sedation, weight gain, increased serum cholesterol, drowsiness, constipation, insomnia, fatigue, increased appetite, xerostomia, and decreased appetite. Other side effects include increased serum triglycerides, dizziness, tremor, dyspepsia, vertigo, hot flash, palpitations, abnormal dreams, bitter taste, decreased libido, and diaphoresis. See below for a comprehensive list of adverse effects
Remeron (mirtazapine) tablet, film coated General dosage information for the active ingredient contained in Remeron: Mirtazapine (oral tablet, oral tablet, disintegrating) Please confirm that the medication forms on the dosage document(s) above are relevant for the specific drug you are interested in.