food interaction for MIRTAZ tablet

alcohol interaction for MIRTAZ tablet

pregnancy interaction for MIRTAZ tablet

lactation interaction for MIRTAZ tablet

medicine interaction for MIRTAZ tablet

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Mirtaz 15 tablet at a fixed time.
Mirtaz 15 tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Mirtaz 15 tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Mirtaz 15 tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
UNSAFE
  • SERIOUS INTERACTION
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR MIRTAZ 15mg tablet

    Mirtazapine(15mg)

    Mirtaz tablet uses

    Mirtaz 15 tablet is used in the treatment of depression.

    How mirtaz tablet works

    Mirtaz 15 tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

    Common side effects of mirtaz tablet

    Sleepiness, Dry mouth, Increased appetite, Headache, Weight gain.

    COMMON DOSAGE FOR MIRTAZ 15 TABLET

    Patients taking MIRTAZ 15 TABLET

    • 59%
      Once A Day
    • 12%
      Thrice A week
    • 12%
      Twice A Day
    • 6%
      Twice A Week
    • 6%
      Alternate Day
    • 6%
      Four Times A Day

    SUBSTITUTES FOR MIRTAZ tablet

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      (10 tablets in strip)
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      Rs. 9.50/tablet
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      Rs. 95
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    • MIRTAKEM 15MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Alkem Laboratories Ltd
      Rs. 9.05/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 90.50
      pay 2% more per tablet
    • MIRTADEP 15MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Unichem Laboratories Ltd
      Rs. 7.50/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 75
      save 16% more per tablet
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      (10 tablets in strip)
      Icon Life Sciences
      Rs. 8.50/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 85
      save 4% more per tablet
    • MIRTEE 15MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Talent India
      Rs. 7.40/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 74
      save 17% more per tablet

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    Expert advice FOR MIRTAZ tablet

    • Do not start or continue the mirtazapine tablets if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to mirtazapine or any of the other ingredients of mirtazapine medication; If you are taking or have taken monoamine-oxidase (MAO) inhibitor within last 14 days.
    • Avoid taking mirtazapine, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
    • Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of following disease conditions: liver or kidney disease, increased pressure inside the eye that causes visual problems (narrow-angle glaucoma), bipolar disorder (manic depression), fits (seizures or epilepsy), low blood pressure (hypotension), dizzy spells, high cholesterol or triglycerides, heart disease, chest pain (angina), a history of heart attack or stroke, or a history of drug abuse or suicidal thoughts.

    Frequently asked questions FOR MIRTAZ 15mg tablet

    Mirtazapine

    Q. Is mirtazapine an SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/ narcotic/ benzo/tricyclic antidepressant?
    Mirtazapine is a tetracyclic antidepressant. It is not SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/narcotic
    Q. Is mirtazapine addictive?
    No, mirtazapine is not addictive. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
    Q. Is mirtazapine safe?
    Mirtazapine is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
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    Q. Can I take mirtazapine forever?
    No, patient should take mirtazapine for the given duration as advised by your doctor
    Q. Can I take mirtazapine for sleep with citalopram?
    No, Patient should not take mirtazapine with citalopram because it may cause serious side effects. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
    Q. Can you take mirtazapine for sleep?
    Mirtazapine is specifically used to treat major depressive disorder. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
    Q. Can I take mirtazapine with sertraline/ citalopram/ fluoxetine/ antibiotics/ zopiclone/ amitryptline/ tramadol/ diazepam/ ambien/ Xanax?
    Taking other medicines may alter the effects of mirtazapine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
    Q. Does mirtazapine cause weight gain/memory loss/ insomnia/ make you eat more/ make you constipated?
    Mirtazapine may cause these side effects. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms
    Q. Does mirtazapine treat anxiety/lower seizure threshold?
    Mirtazapine may be used to treat anxiety but not to lower the seizure threshold. Care should be taken in patients with seizures
    Q. Does mirtazapine contain benzodiazepine?
    No, it does not contain benzodiazepine.

    WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT MIRTAZ 15 TABLET

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)