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A 58-year-old male asked:

I am on 45mg remeron for g a d. i reduced it to 30mg.is that o k.i am on 15mg lexapro (escitalopram)..after 1 year i still having nagging jittery feeling.is it meds?

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Dr. Paul Pyles
Addiction Medicine 34 years experience
Talk to your doctor : It is possible that your medications can make you feel "jittery". Also consider the possible role of caffeine. Some people are slow metabolizers. I would reduce my caffeine intake slowly. Talk to your doctor about any changes in your medication dosing. Best wishes!

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