Review: could Mirtazapine cause Hallucination (Hallucinations)?
Summary: Hallucination is found among people who take Mirtazapine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Simvastatin, and have Depression. We study 17,106 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 271 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.
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Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 17,973 Mirtazapine users)
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, quit smoking, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 30,204 Hallucination patients)
On May, 7, 2015: 17,106 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 287 people (1.68%) have Hallucination.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Hallucination * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Mirtazapine * :
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Mirtazapine * :
Severity of Hallucination when taking Mirtazapine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hallucination ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (124 people, 43.21%)
- Hypertension (63 people, 21.95%)
- Diabetes mellitus (47 people, 16.38%)
- Blood cholesterol (46 people, 16.03%)
- Pain (44 people, 15.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (60 people, 20.91%)
- Zyprexa (57 people, 19.86%)
- Potassium chloride (52 people, 18.12%)
- Lorazepam (51 people, 17.77%)
- All other therapeutic products (50 people, 17.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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