Review: could Mirtazapine cause Suicide attempt?
Summary: Suicide attempt is found among people who take Mirtazapine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lorazepam, and have Depression.
We study 17,101 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 545 have Suicide attempt. Find out below who they are, when they have Suicide attempt and more.
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Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 17,969 Mirtazapine users)
Suicide attempt has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, pain, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 32,157 Suicide attempt patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 17,101 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 545 people (3.19%) have Suicide Attempt.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Suicide attempt * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Suicide attempt||82.21%||9.82%||4.29%||1.84%||0.61%||0.00%||1.23% |
Gender of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Suicide attempt||56.47%||43.53% |
Age of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Suicide attempt||0.00%||0.00%||5.98%||12.16%||12.16%||21.24%||22.06%||26.39% |
Severity of Suicide attempt when taking Mirtazapine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Suicide attempt||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Suicide attempt ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (127 people, 23.30%)
- Bipolar disorder (34 people, 6.24%)
- Schizophrenia (31 people, 5.69%)
- Suicide attempt (27 people, 4.95%)
- Anxiety (22 people, 4.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lorazepam (104 people, 19.08%)
- Seroquel (55 people, 10.09%)
- Ibuprofen (50 people, 9.17%)
- Citalopram hydrobromide (47 people, 8.62%)
- Zyprexa (43 people, 7.89%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Simethicone, Albuterol, Symbicort, Ritalin, Megace, Pepcid, Claritin, Morphine, Ativan, Remeron, Tarceva for a 58-year old man with Bloating, Copd, Shortness Of Breath, Stimulants, Nasal Allergies, Allergies, Genital Pain, Anxiety, Depression, Lung Cancer. The patient has Fat Tissue Increased, Depression, Nightmares
- A study of side effects of Mirtazapine for a 21-year old man with Depression. The patient has Night Sweats
- A study of side effects of Mirtazapine for a 71-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Fluid Retention
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Atenolol, Mirtazapine, Phenytoin, Pantoprazole for a 37-year old man with Insomnia Related To Another Mental Condition, High Blood Pressure, Depression, Epilepsy, Vomiting Blood. The patient has Decreased Appetite, Vomiting, Seizures, Traumatic Brain Injury, Anxiety, Depression, Alcohol Abuse
- A study of side effects of Mirtazapine for a 27-year old man with Depression.
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
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.
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