Medicine : Maz (200mg)

Name:Maz (200mg)
Manufacturer:East West Pharma
Generic Use:Mirtazapine
Composition:Mirtazapine(5 Mg)
Substitutes:maz (200mg)

Generic ( Mirtazapine )

Typical use Of Mirtazapine :Depression.
Mechanism of action of Mirtazapine :Mirtazapine, A Piperazinoazepine Tetracyclic Antidepressant, Enhances Noradrenergic And Serotonergic Activity Through Blockade Of Central Presynaptic Adrenergic ?<290>2<190>-receptors.
Drug Interaction of Mirtazapine :Potentiation Of Sedative Effects With Alcohol Or Benzodiazepines. Increased Plasma Levels With Potent CYP3A4 Inhibitors (e.g. HIV-protease Inhibitors, Azole Antifungals Including Ketoconazole, Erythromycin, Nefazodone). Reduced Plasma Levels With Carbamazepine And Other Inducers Of CYP3A4.
Side effects of Mirtazapine :Increase In Appetite And Weight, Oedema, Drowsiness Or Sedation, Dizziness, Headache.


How Mirtazapine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Mirtazapine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Mirtazapine

No Studies Found