Related topic: Mirtazapine, Underactive thyroid
Review: could Mirtazapine cause Underactive thyroid?
Summary: Underactive thyroid could be caused by Mirtazapine, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Risperidone, and have Depression.
We study 17,017 people who have side effects while taking Mirtazapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 87 have Underactive thyroid. Find out below who they are, when they have Underactive thyroid and more.
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Mirtazapine (latest outcomes from 17,858 users) has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression.
Underactive thyroid (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) (latest reports from 128,840 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 16,967 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirtazapine. Among them, 87 people (0.51%) have Underactive Thyroid. They amount to 0.07% of all the 128,005 people who have Underactive Thyroid on eHealthMe.
Time on Mirtazapine when people have Underactive thyroid * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Underactive thyroid||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Underactive thyroid when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Underactive thyroid||29.79%||70.21% |
Age of people who have Underactive thyroid when taking Mirtazapine * :
|Underactive thyroid||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.82%||54.55%||3.41%||35.23% |
Severity of Underactive thyroid when taking Mirtazapine ** :
How people recovered from Underactive thyroid ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (33 people, 37.93%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (28 people, 32.18%)
- Metabolic syndrome (22 people, 25.29%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (14 people, 16.09%)
- Mania (9 people, 10.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperidone (37 people, 42.53%)
- Duloxetine hydrochloride (35 people, 40.23%)
- Effexor (34 people, 39.08%)
- Abilify (34 people, 39.08%)
- Quetiapine (28 people, 32.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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