Mirtazapine and Dementia - from FDA reports
Dementia is found among people who take Mirtazapine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Risperdal, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Dementia with Mirtazapine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26,739 people who have side effects when taking Mirtazapine from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Mar, 24, 2017
26,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine.
Among them, 70 people (0.26%) have Dementia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Dementia *:
- < 1 month: 55.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Mirtazapine *:
- female: 59.42 %
- male: 40.58 %
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Mirtazapine *:
- 0-1: 1.79 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.57 %
- 40-49: 12.5 %
- 50-59: 7.14 %
- 60+: 75.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (27 people, 38.57%)
- Pain (12 people, 17.14%)
- Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 11.43%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 10.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperdal (17 people, 24.29%)
- Seroquel (16 people, 22.86%)
- Lorazepam (12 people, 17.14%)
- Aricept (12 people, 17.14%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 15.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (11 people, 15.71%)
- Delirium (11 people, 15.71%)
- Renal Failure Acute (10 people, 14.29%)
- Nausea (10 people, 14.29%)
- Fall (10 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Dementia when taking Mirtazapine?
Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Mirtazapine 28,393 users)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 18,321 Dementia patients).
Browse all side effects of Mirtazapinea b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with DementiaDementia
Could your condition cause DementiaDementia
Can you answer these questions?
I'd be very grateful if anyone could help me find explanations / descriptions / summaries of overstimulating sensory effects in the frontotemporal dementia patient. I've been researching online but have seen nothing pertaining to FTD, though there are numerous examples of flooding in ADHD and ...
My husband is in the early stages of what is probably Lewy Body Dementia (he has had REM sleep disorder for several years and is starting to show Parkinsonian type muscle tremors, trouble swallowing, etc.). There are interesting studies out there about the potential mitigative impacts of ...
You may be interested in these reviews
Looking for information to help my 74 yr old mother. She has been taking Mirtazapine (15mg per day) for anxiety for about 6 weeks. She has had a sudden loss of hearing (SHL) but also reported a bad cold at the same time. Not responding to antibiotics and concerned about possible SHL as a side ...
My husband had eligard shot for prostate cancer,dementia started 3 th weeks later, 4 months later is virtually incapacitated due to dementia. All radiation oncologist said was "must have unmasked something." I am beyond devastated and livid . I spoke to a class action attorney who is looking ...
My husband was diagnosed with vascular dementia. He is now in the hospital for breathing troubles. He also has idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, which is a lung disease; however, his pulmonary doctor has told him his lungs are fine. His chest X-ray is fine. It is hard to see him so uncomfortable. ...