Mirtaz 15 Tablet

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Composition for Mirtaz 15mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Mirtaz Tablet

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Uses of Mirtaz Tablet

Mirtaz 15 Tablet is used in the treatment of depression.
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Side effects of Mirtaz Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Mirtaz Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Mirtaz 15 Tablet at a fixed time.

How Mirtaz Tablet works

Mirtaz 15 tablet is an antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers (serotonin and noradrenaline), natural substances in the brain that help maintain mental balance.

In Depth Information on Mirtaz Tablet

Expert advice for Mirtaz Tablet

  • Mirtaz starts to work more quickly than other antidepressants.
  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Mirtaz, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Mirtaz, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks. You should not discontinue it abruptly.
  • Notify your doctor immediately if you develop a sore throat or fever or stomatitis during treatment with Mirtaz.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Mirtaz 15 Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Mirtaz 15 Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Mirtaz 15 Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

The baby should be monitored for behavioral side effects and adequate growth.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Mirtaz 15 Tablet can affect your concentration or alertness. This may impair your driving ability.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Mirtaz 15 Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit
h kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mirtaz 15 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Mirtaz 15 Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mirtaz 15 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Mirtaz 15mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Mirtazapine

Mirtaz is a tetracyclic antidepressant. It is not SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/narcotic
No, Mirtaz is not addictive. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Mirtaz is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
No, patient should take Mirtaz 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
Mirtaz 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
Mirtaz may cause these side effects. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms
Mirtaz may be used to treat anxiety but not to lower the seizure threshold. Care should be taken in patients with seizures
No, it does not contain benzodiazepine.
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