Depression Community
I may be changing to Trazadone. Any opinions on it?
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to depression, counseling, sleep problems, and nutrition.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

I may be changing to Trazadone. Any opinions on it?

I have been taking Remeron for about 3 1/2 weeks. I love it but too many side effects (back pain, swelling of my ankles and hands, GI problems). The doctor and I talked that she may have to change me to Trazadone. Has anyone else taken it and how do you like it? I have insomnia, depression, and anxiety problems.
Related Discussions
3 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
641819_tn?1240329530
I liked it - it really worked for knocking me out at night, which was the primary reason that I loved it. The only negative side effect that it had on me was the weight gain, which so many of the drugs do. Which stinks. But hey, it's better than the alternative.
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
I take trazadone sometimes to help me sleep but the only problems that I have with it are constipation and grogginess in the morning. It may be different for you though because we all respond differently to different medications. Good Luck!
Blank
1291268_tn?1274814522
I've taken it for 20 years and it really solved my sleep problems. It leaves me a bit groggy in the morning but the restfull sleep is worth it.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
6530778_tn?1396763315
Blank
Irisbritney commented on Irisbritney's status
3 hrs ago
2107676_tn?1388977459
Blank
Pat1956100 commented on Pat1956100's status
4 hrs ago
1302038_tn?1401843053
Blank
TinaR10 NT Scan results came back. ... Comment
4 hrs ago
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Mood Tracker
Track your mood over time
Start Tracking Now
Top Mood Disorders Answerers
585414_tn?1288944902
Blank
ILADVOCATE
NY
6726276_tn?1388332222
Blank
CRSeaside
Huntington Beach, CA
480448_tn?1403547723
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
1110049_tn?1384640486
Blank
4Maddie44
Dorset, United Kingdom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
mandy876
haltom city, TX
Depression Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating: What Your Closet ...
Jul 09 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Mood Disorders Answerers
585414_tn?1288944902
Blank
ILADVOCATE
NY
6726276_tn?1388332222
Blank
CRSeaside
Huntington Beach, CA
480448_tn?1403547723
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
1110049_tn?1384640486
Blank
4Maddie44
Dorset, United Kingdom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
mandy876
haltom city, TX