Jun 25, 2014
Mirtazapine has a therapeutic potency in 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-...
Mirtazapine, a noradrenergic and specific serotonergic antidepressant , shows multiple pharmacological actions such as inhibiting presynaptic alpha2 noradrenaline receptor and selectively activating 5-hydroxytriptamine 1A receptor .
Higher anti-depressant dose and major adverse outcomes in moderate...
Many older patients have chronic kidney disease , and a lower dose of anti-depressants paroxetine, mirtazapine and venlafaxine is recommended in patients with CKD to prevent drug accumulation from reduced elimination.
Dr. Roach: Medicines may be culprit in dad's fainting episodes
Dear Dr. Roach : My dad is 91 and in good health. In September, he had an episode in which his body stiffened and he fell.
Girl aged 11 'poisoned' her mum TWICE by putting drugs in her drink after family rows
The troubled youngster spiked her coffee with five prescription tablets and then slipped anti-depressant mirtazapine tablets into a bottle of wine Her mum fell ill and confronted her after the family dog also began vomiting - and the girl admitted what she had done.
IQWiG: First health economic evaluation completed
Report on health economic evaluation of antidepressants provides very helpful results; discussion is still pending about the future role of health economic evaluations in the health-care system The German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care has completed its first health economic evaluation.