Review: could Mirtazapine cause Tremor?
Summary: Tremor 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 Diazepam, and have Depression.
We study 17,075 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 489 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.
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Mirtazapine has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Mirtazapine 17,934 users)
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Tremor 70,421 patients)
On Nov, 26, 2014: 17,075 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 489 people (2.86%) have Tremor.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Tremor * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Mirtazapine * :
Age of people who have Tremor when taking Mirtazapine * :
Severity of Tremor when taking Mirtazapine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tremor ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (175 people, 35.79%)
- Anxiety (44 people, 9.00%)
- Insomnia (30 people, 6.13%)
- Psychotic disorder (28 people, 5.73%)
- Neck pain (24 people, 4.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Diazepam (97 people, 19.84%)
- Paroxetine hcl (71 people, 14.52%)
- Omeprazole (71 people, 14.52%)
- Clonazepam (70 people, 14.31%)
- Tramadol hcl (58 people, 11.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Can i take l-theanine if i am taking fluoxetine?
I went off Paxil about a year and a half ago. Ever sense I have had terrible trouble with anxiety and depression. Never feel myself. The Dr. gave me Fluoxetine 20mg and remeron 15mg. I have been on this for 9 months. No change.
I am litteraly at my wits end. Afraid to tell my children.
Would taking L-Theanine and or L-phenylalanine and the drugs do me any harm??? Or might they work OK together.
I have tried so many sites. I hope I have found the right one.
Thank you so very much.
- What are possible drug interactions?
Are there any known adverse drug interactions and/or side effects for the prescription drugs I am taking?
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