Pamelor vs Zoloft, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 29
This is personalized comparison of Pamelor vs Zoloft for a male aged 29. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Pamelor (latest outcomes from 2,199 users) has active ingredients of nortriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,214 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
What are the symptoms
Sexual dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) (latest reports from 131,843 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
Depression Aggravated (latest reports from 344,271 patients)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,544,670 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
Bundle branch block right (absence of transmission of electric impulses from the atrioventricular (av) bundle of his to the right ventricle) (latest reports from 31,323 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 22, 2014: 1,983 male patients aged 25 who take the same drugs are studied in Pamelor vs Zoloft
Information of patient in study:
|Gender||Age||Reason for the drug|
Drugs to compare:
|Pamelor||nortriptyline hydrochloride||not specified|
|Zoloft||sertraline hydrochloride||not specified|
eHealthMe real world results:
For males aged 25 (±5):
Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:
(outcome and its % of total reports)
|Bundle Branch Block Right||0.00%||0.00%|
Most common side effects:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Drug Ineffective||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)|
|Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)||Drug Ineffective|
|Respiratory Depression (respiration has a rate below 12 breaths)||Depression|
|Accidental Overdose||Insomnia (sleeplessness)|
|Intentional Overdose||Suicidal Ideation|
|Heart Rate Increased||Anxiety|
|Cardio-respiratory Arrest (sudden dysfunction of heart and lungs)||Suicide Attempt|
|Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)||Dizziness|
|Pain||Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)|
Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)|
|Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)|
|Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)|
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Zoloft for Chronic Depression reported by 125 people (updated 3 days ago)
- Chronic Depression (55 drugs in 1,660 reports) (updated 10 hours ago)
Side effects in real world:
On eHealthMe, Pamelor (nortriptyline hydrochloride) 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:
- Pamelor is used in:
- Zoloft is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Pamelor alternatives:
- Zoloft alternatives:
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