Review: could Mirtazapine cause Dementia?
Summary: Dementia is found among people who take Mirtazapine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Risperdal, and have Depression.
We study 17,101 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia and more.
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Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 17,967 Mirtazapine users)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 12,434 Dementia patients)
On Apr, 10, 2015: 17,101 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 48 people (0.28%) have Dementia.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Dementia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Mirtazapine * :
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Mirtazapine * :
Severity of Dementia when taking Mirtazapine ** :
How people recovered from Dementia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (20 people, 41.67%)
- Diabetes mellitus (7 people, 14.58%)
- Sleep disorder (5 people, 10.42%)
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (5 people, 10.42%)
- Schizophrenia (5 people, 10.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperdal (15 people, 31.25%)
- Seroquel (12 people, 25.00%)
- Lorazepam (11 people, 22.92%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 16.67%)
- Trazodone hcl (8 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Proventil-hfa, Symbicort, Metoprolol Tartrate, Ritalin, Effexor Xr, Mirtazapine, Clonazepam for a 43-year old woman with Acute Upper Airway Obstruction, High Blood Pressure, Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity, Depression, Restless Leg Syndrome. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Flecainide Acetate, Mirtazapine, Duloxetine Hydrochloride for a 54-year old woman with Ectopic Heartbeat, Depression.
- A study of side effects of Remeron for a 36-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Nightmares
- A study of side effects of Zantac 150 for a 53-year old woman with GERD. The patient has Dementia
- A study of drug interactions between Seroquel, Remeron, Lexapro, Klonopin, Fluoxetine, Effexor Xr, Topamax, Risperdal, Restoril, Depakote, Adderall, Abilify, Zoloft, Xanax, Zyprexa, Geodon for a 44-year old woman with Depression, Migraine With Aura, Dpression, Sleep Disorder, Add, Depression - Chronic, Anxiety Disorder.
Recent Mirtazapine related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Mirtazapine, Fentanyl-75 for a 62-year old woman who has Generalised Torsion Dystonia Pain Relief
- Comparions of Prozac, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Mirtazapine, Sertraline for a 69-year old man who has Depression, Panic Attacks, Anxiety,
- Comparions of Zyprexa, Lamictal, Lexapro, Prozac, Mirtazapine for a 45-year old woman who has OCD
- Comparions of Buspar, Celexa, Mirtazapine for a 45-year old woman who has OCD
- Comparions of Seroquel Xr, Remeron for a 65-year old man who has Major Depression
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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