Vol. 31 (Suppl 2) 2010 Neuro endocrinology letters

Embryotoxicity of mirtazapine: a study using Chick Embryotoxicity Screening Test.

OBJECTIVE: Mirtazapine is a new antidepressant used in last years, however experience with it during pregnancy is unsatisfactory on the present. Its wide therapeutic range and only little proved side effects may be an advantage for treatment during pregnancy. Aim of our study was to contribute to the knowledge on possible risks.