Review: could Mirtazapine cause Increased appetite?
We study 17,043 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 (latest outcomes from 17,897 users) has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression.
Increased appetite (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) (latest reports from 59,416 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 17,041 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 98 people (0.58%) have Increased Appetite. They amount to 0.16% of all the 59,398 people who have Increased Appetite on eHealthMe.
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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