Review: could Mirtazapine cause Epilepsy?
We study 17,051 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 121 have Epilepsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Epilepsy and more.
Get a free personalized report of your drugs: we study for you 352 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start to use eHealthMe >>>
Mirtazapine (latest outcomes from 17,908 users) has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression.
Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) (latest reports from 72,612 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion, pain.
On Sep, 18, 2014: 17,051 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 121 people (0.71%) have Epilepsy.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Epilepsy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Epilepsy when taking Mirtazapine * :
Age of people who have Epilepsy when taking Mirtazapine * :
Severity of Epilepsy when taking Mirtazapine ** :
How people recovered from Epilepsy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (61 people, 50.41%)
- Epilepsy (16 people, 13.22%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 9.09%)
- Convulsion (5 people, 4.13%)
- Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 4.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lorazepam (12 people, 9.92%)
- Ibuprofen (10 people, 8.26%)
- Tramadol hcl (9 people, 7.44%)
- Domperidone (9 people, 7.44%)
- Indapamide (9 people, 7.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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 Epilepsy while taking Mirtazapine?
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Mirtazapine and have Epilepsy
- group for people who take Mirtazapine
- group for people who have Epilepsy
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 day ago):
doctor just told me my sodium was high after blood tests
From this study (4 days ago):
I recently quit taking all meds due to loss of insurance coverage. I have been having symptoms for a week that seem to only get worse
From this study (6 days ago):
Starts soon after taking the drug
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Mirtazapine, Epilepsy
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Patients having false positives while on remeron
I have had a few patients complain they are failing drug tests for Amphetamines while on remeron, and have claimed to have not used any type of Amphetamine or any (Mixed Salts). These patients are all or were on probation, parole, or under some stipulation. Iv realized most of these patients are tak ...
- Depakote er affected by grapefruit
I have taken Depakote ER for since 2005 for epilepsy. Once stabilized many years ago seizures and auras have not been bothering me. Until I recently ate three grapefruits over three days. After a few days, when the grapefruit cleared my system, the seizures and auras ceased. Therefore, grapefrui ...
- Health issues and struggles
I have numerous health issues. Some I've lived with not realizing they were there. Others are caused by meds I've taken in the past or am still using now.
Lupus is the most recent and biggest trouble I have right now. It is caused by the one drug that finally gave me control of my seizures
Some o ...
More reviews for: Mirtazapine, Epilepsy
On eHealthMe, Mirtazapine (mirtazapine) is often used for depression. Find out below the conditions Mirtazapine is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Mirtazapine used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
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.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.