Review: taking Lyrica and Mirtazapine together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lyrica and Mirtazapine together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lyrica and Mirtazapine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,845 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Lyrica

Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Lyrica 126,856 users)

Mirtazapine

Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Mirtazapine 28,345 users)

On Nov, 28, 2016

1,845 people who take Lyrica, Mirtazapine are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lyrica and Mirtazapine drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Lyrica:
  • < 1 month: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.0% - (4 of 12 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Mirtazapine:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 46.0% - (6 of 13 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Lyrica:
  • female: 23.0% - (5 of 21 people)
  • male: 36.0% - (7 of 19 people)
Mirtazapine:
  • female: 22.0% - (5 of 22 people)
  • male: 47.0% - (10 of 21 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Lyrica:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 30-39: 16.0% - (2 of 12 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 60+: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
Mirtazapine:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
  • 30-39: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 50-59: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 60+: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug abuse
  • sopor
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • somnolence
  • tremor
  • dizziness
  • suicide attempt
  • tachycardia
  • dyskinesia
  • intentional self-injury
1 - 6 months:
  • oesophageal ulcer
  • loss of consciousness
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • suicidal ideation
  • weight increased
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • feeling abnormal
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain
6 - 12 months:
  • depression
  • blurred vision
  • dizziness
  • lower blood pressure
  • renal failure acute
  • stiffness in a joint
  • swollen gums
  • asthenia
  • dehydration
  • drug ineffective
1 - 2 years:
  • weight increased
  • balance disorder
  • dizziness
  • fall
  • hallucination
  • influenza like illness
  • lower respiratory tract infection
  • urinary tract infection
  • abasia
  • amnesia
2 - 5 years:
  • abortion spontaneous
  • maternal exposure during pregnancy
  • muscle pain
  • rash
  • dizziness
  • acid reflux
  • gastroparesis
  • heart injury
  • herpes zoster
  • hypertension
5 - 10 years:
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • restless legs syndrome
  • anxiety disorder
  • arthritis
  • cramps - leg
  • cramps - muscle
  • depression suicidal
  • dizziness
  • dizziness (excl vertigo)
10+ years:
  • decreased appetite
  • weight decreased
  • abnormal dreams
  • surgery
  • disability
  • drug ineffective
  • fear
  • feeling abnormal
  • ill-defined disorder
  • malaise
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • somnolence
  • pain in extremity
  • depression
  • weight increased
  • back pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • dizziness
  • pain in extremity
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • somnolence
male:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • somnolence
  • drug ineffective

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • peripheral motor neuropathy
  • peripheral sensory neuropathy
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • balance disorder
  • coma
  • deafness neurosensory
  • deafness unilateral
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dyskinesia
20-29:
  • dyskinesia
  • dystonia
  • aggression
  • grand mal convulsion
  • oculogyric crisis
  • abortion spontaneous
  • anger
  • convulsion
  • frustration
  • intentional self-injury
30-39:
  • weight increased
  • gait disturbance
  • nausea
  • overdose
  • ataxia
  • malaise
  • pain
  • depression
  • vomiting
  • aggression
40-49:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • somnolence
  • weight increased
  • dyspnoea
  • completed suicide
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • hypoaesthesia
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • arthralgia
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • urinary tract infection
  • weight increased
60+:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
  • somnolence
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new undetected conditions when you take Lyrica and Mirtazapine, learn more)

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Pain (270 people, 14.63%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (187 people, 10.14%)
  • Insomnia (142 people, 7.70%)
  • Sleep Disorder (125 people, 6.78%)
  • High Blood Pressure (116 people, 6.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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