Review: could Mirtazapine cause Increased appetite (Appetite - increased)?
Summary: Increased appetite is found among people who take Mirtazapine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyprexa, and have High blood pressure.
We study 17,095 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 98 have Increased appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Increased appetite and more.
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Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 17,960 Mirtazapine users)
Increased appetite (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 9,324 Increased appetite patients)
On Feb, 26, 2015: 17,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 98 people (0.57%) have Increased Appetite.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Increased appetite * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Increased appetite||50.00%||39.29%||7.14%||3.57%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Increased appetite when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Increased appetite||85.29%||14.71% |
Age of people who have Increased appetite when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Increased appetite||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.45%||12.68%||19.72%||47.89%||11.27% |
Severity of Increased appetite when taking Mirtazapine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Increased appetite||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Increased appetite ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (48 people, 48.98%)
- Diabetes mellitus (47 people, 47.96%)
- Blood cholesterol (47 people, 47.96%)
- Mental disorder (43 people, 43.88%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (36 people, 36.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (51 people, 52.04%)
- Simvastatin (51 people, 52.04%)
- Potassium chloride (47 people, 47.96%)
- Motrin (47 people, 47.96%)
- Toprol-xl (47 people, 47.96%)
* 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 side effects of Mirtazapine for a 40-year old woman with Chronic Depression. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Losartan, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride for a 60-year old woman with Pain In Limb, High Blood Pressure, Depression. The patient has Obesity, Hunger, Sweating, Thirst - Excessive
- A study of drug interactions between Acetylsalicylic Acid, Simvastatin, Mirtazapine, Amlodipine, Bisoprolol Fumarate And Hydrochlorothiazide, Candesartan Cilexetil for a 56-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Blood Cholesterol, Depression, Heart Failure.
- A study of side effects of Mirtazapine for a 91-year old woman with Anxiety. The patient has Nausea And Vomiting
- A study of side effects of Meloxicam for a 47-year old man with Arthritis. The patient has Hunger (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires)
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
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