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How effective is Zoloft for Fibromyalgia?

Summary: 14 Zoloft users have rated its effectiveness for Fibromyalgia.

Overall ratings: 2.9/5
Long term ratings: 3.1/5

This is a review of how effective Zoloft (sertraline hydrochloride) is for Fibromyalgia and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

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What is Zoloft

Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 78,420 Zoloft users)

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Tramadol Hydrochloride, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 27,070 Fibromyalgia patients)

On Apr, 25, 2015: 14 people are studied for taking Zoloft in Fibromyalgia




Zoloft effectiveness for Fibromyalgia


Long term Zoloft effectiveness for Fibromyalgia

Zoloft effectiveness for Fibromyalgia (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall15422
Long term
(1+ years)
04312

Age of people who take Zoloft for Fibromyalgia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibromyalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%21.43%42.86%14.29%21.43%

Who find Zoloft more effective for Fibromyalgia?

Age of people who find Zoloft more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibromyalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%50.00%0.00%25.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

 

 

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (10 months ago):

  • I went to my Dr. and asked about seeing a rheumatologist to find out if I had fibromyalgia. I was in a lot of pain and it was the day after the anniversary of my father's death. She gave me a depression test and prescribed the medication. I took it and started going into a dystonic reaction. My muscles were seizing, I could not communicate, and my pain level increased drastically. The Dr. at the ER recognized that it was dystonia and gave me benedryl. I have never fully recovered though. Afterwards, I began having pseudo-seizures and panic attacks regularly and also continue to have difficulties communicating and am not who I used to be. This has been devastating to my life and I have lost several jobs due to it. This was in June of 2011 and I am still having issues regularly.

    Reply

    Nancy on Jul, 14, 2014:

    Okay the person who said they got dystonic reation from Zoloft are you really not any better???

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • since taking sertraline i have broken out in small spots of psoriasis on legs, waiste and stomache

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