Review: could Mirtazapine cause Drug Screen Positive?


Drug screen positive is found among people who take Mirtazapine, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Temazepam, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 19,692 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Drug screen positive. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug screen positive and more.

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Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Mirtazapine 21,047 users)

Drug Screen Positive

Drug screen positive (latest reports from 4,653 Drug screen positive patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

19,692 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine.
Among them, 43 people (0.22%) have Drug Screen Positive

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mirtazapine cause Drug screen positive?

Time on Mirtazapine when people have Drug Screen Positive *:

  • < 1 month: 25 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 25 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Drug Screen Positive when taking Mirtazapine *:

  • female: 41.46 %
  • male: 58.54 %

Age of people who have Drug Screen Positive when taking Mirtazapine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.56 %
  • 20-29: 13.89 %
  • 30-39: 22.22 %
  • 40-49: 27.78 %
  • 50-59: 19.44 %
  • 60+: 11.11 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (5 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (5 people)
  • Pain (2 people)
  • Insomnia (2 people)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Temazepam (14 people)
  • Diazepam (12 people)
  • Clonazepam (10 people)
  • Venlafaxine Hcl (9 people)
  • Oxycodone Hcl (9 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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