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A 29-year-old male asked:

I was on 7.5 mg mirtazipine for 6 months for anxiety and mild depression..i'm 90 % ok now with very limited off days..during tapering took 7.5 alterna?

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Dr. John Gaffney
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Sure: Taking the medicine on alternative days is a great strategy for weaning yourself off. The only thing to keep in mind is that if you need to take it more frequently again - that is, if your anxiety or depression symptoms return - that is completely okay too. Hope that helps!
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