Our expert says:
It usually takes up to 4-5 weeks for the full effect of an antidepressant to kick in. Adco Mirteron may cause weight gain in some people - not due to the sugar but due to the way it works in the brain. It can also cause nightmares in some patients, so if it persists rather discuss with your doctor. The menstruation was probably not caused by the medication but may have been a break through bleed due to hormonal imbalance - it is not dangerous or bad for you, but if irregular menstruations persist, you may need to tell your doctor about this.
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