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Remeron vs Zoloft for a male patient aged 36

Summary: 3,693 male patients aged 36 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Remeron vs Zoloft for a male aged 36. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Remeron (latest outcomes from 12,856 users) has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression.

Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,414 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

On Apr, 13, 2015: 3,693 male patients aged 32 who take the same drugs are studied in Remeron vs Zoloft

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male32Depression

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Remeron mirtazapineOrganon Usa Inc
Zoloft sertraline hydrochloridePfizer

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 32 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Remeron (Organon Usa Inc)Zoloft (Pfizer)
Completed SuicideNausea
Diabetes MellitusDrug Ineffective
NauseaDepression
Suicidal IdeationSuicidal Ideation
DepressionInsomnia
AnxietyWeight Increased
InsomniaAnxiety
Suicide AttemptCompleted Suicide
OverdoseFatigue
AggressionAsthenia

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Remeron (Organon Usa Inc)Zoloft (Pfizer)
Diabetes MellitusDepression
DepressionInsomnia
FatigueDizziness
ObesitySuicidal Ideation
Attention Deficit/hyperactivity DisorderAgitation
DiabetesAggression
SleeplessnessNausea
Bipolar 1Drug Withdrawal Syndrome
TachycardiaTremor
InsomniaAnxiety

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Remeron7.83%29.57%32.17%21.74%8.70%
Zoloft4.60%23.37%36.78%27.20%8.05%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Remeron (mirtazapine) is often used to treat depression. Zoloft (sertraline hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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