Any potential benefits of the antidepressant mirtazapine in fibromyalgia are outweighed by its potential harms, a Cochrane review concludes. The review of three studies involving 606 participants comparing mirtazapine with placebo showed no benefit of mirtazapine over placebo for pain relief of 50% or greater, Patient Global Impression of Change, improvement of HRQoL of 20% ...
Antidepressant not backed for fibromyalgia
By Nicola Garrett
21 Aug 2018