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Review: could Mirtazapine cause Sexual dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Sexual dysfunction is found among people who take Mirtazapine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Atenolol, and have Depression.
We study 17,075 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 39 have Sexual dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction and more.
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Mirtazapine (latest outcomes from 17,930 users) has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression.
Sexual Dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) (latest reports from 30,046 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Nov, 25, 2014: 17,075 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 43 people (0.25%) have Sexual Dysfunction.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Sexual dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sexual dysfunction||10.00%||10.00%||0.00%||10.00%||70.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Sexual dysfunction||9.09%||90.91% |
Age of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.43%||17.14%||25.71%||20.00%||25.71% |
Severity of Sexual dysfunction when taking Mirtazapine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sexual dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (10 people, 23.26%)
- Bipolar disorder (5 people, 11.63%)
- Affective disorder (5 people, 11.63%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (5 people, 11.63%)
- Sleep disorder (4 people, 9.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Atenolol (8 people, 18.60%)
- Zyprexa (8 people, 18.60%)
- Seroquel (7 people, 16.28%)
- Clonazepam (7 people, 16.28%)
- Acetaminophen (7 people, 16.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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