eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

How to?

Related topic: Sertraline, Dreams - bad

Review: could Sertraline cause Dreams - bad?

Summary: Dreams - bad could be caused by Sertraline, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Sertraline hydrochloride, and have Depression.

We study 24,423 people who have side effects while taking Sertraline from FDA and social media. Among them, 145 have Dreams - bad. Find out below who they are, when they have Dreams - bad and more.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can find the answer by studying 348 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start now >>>

Sertraline

Sertraline (latest outcomes from 26,252 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Dreams - bad

Dreams - bad (unpleasant dreams) (latest reports from 83,234 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 24,400 people reported to have side effects when taking Sertraline. Among them, 145 people (0.59%) have Dreams - Bad. They amount to 0.17% of all the 83,179 people who have Dreams - Bad on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dreams - bad in Sertraline reports

Time on Sertraline when people have Dreams - bad * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dreams - bad57.69%19.23%7.69%3.85%7.69%3.85%0.00%

Gender of people who have Dreams - bad when taking Sertraline * :

FemaleMale
Dreams - bad57.14%42.86%

Age of people who have Dreams - bad when taking Sertraline * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dreams - bad0.00%0.00%16.28%2.33%10.08%23.26%36.43%11.63%

Severity of Dreams - bad when taking Sertraline ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dreams - bad0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dreams - bad ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (33 people, 22.76%)
  2. Anxiety (25 people, 17.24%)
  3. Pain (18 people, 12.41%)
  4. Smoking cessation therapy (16 people, 11.03%)
  5. Post-traumatic stress disorder (10 people, 6.90%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Sertraline hydrochloride (72 people, 49.66%)
  2. Sertraline hcl (26 people, 17.93%)
  3. Citalopram hydrobromide (19 people, 13.10%)
  4. Alprazolam (15 people, 10.34%)
  5. Diazepam (14 people, 9.66%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

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

What is Sertraline used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Karen on Aug, 15, 2011:

    I do not take any medications my BP is usually within normal range of 115 over 78. After taking aloe vera tablets. One today and one yesterday...I am experiencing increased BP and heart rate. It did however, take my heartburn away. I will not take anymore aloe vera orally. Will only use it on my skin from here on out. Not liking the feeling that it gives me.

    Reply

    Brandy on Jun, 30, 2012:

    I am 29 year old female..I took one capsule at midnight two days ago. I have been experiencing extreme stomach cramps and diarrhea. I can not keep any food in my system. I have been miserable for two days now. I will never take these pills again. I've tried to counter act the side affect with pepto but as of right now that's not working. I am trying to stay hydrated because it's pure liquid coming out. This is the worst feeling every...

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Phentermine topamax and depo provera
    I'm am wondering if th phentermine, the topamax (25 mg x2 a day ) will interfer will the depo provera?

  • Is coughing and gagging associated with hiatal hernia
    Coughing, gagging and extreme diarrhea have been evident since the introduction of warfarin/coumadin. Could these symptoms be caused by this bolld thinner?

  • Does flecainide cause bad dreams
    I have been taking Flecainide for A.Fib and flutter for a year and a half and it is working extremely well in controlling those problems. However, I seem to have more bad dreams than before I started taking Flecainide. I am wondering if others have experienced the same problem. I also take metrp ...

More questions for: Sertraline, Dreams - bad

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Ultracent caused nightmare
    I had the worst nightmare I have had since I was a child. Probably the worst one I've had ever. I woke up crying and was thrashing around in my sleep. I'm currently to terrified to move from my bed. Just a fair warning.

  • Zoloft & klonipin created a horrible psychosis
    Causes psychosis, bipolar anxiety and seizures. Violence happens on all psychiatric drugs. Curing psychosis and deafness took the complete abandonment of psychiatry.

  • Steven-johnsons syndrome caused by zoloft
    Was diagnosed with depression start of last year due to my Aspergers multiplying school pressures for me. I was not put on any medication until 4 weeks ago. I was put on Zoloft 25mg, which slowly increased to 50mg. The moment I started on 50mg it caused severe lip dryness leading to cracking of the ...

More reviews for: Sertraline, Dreams - bad

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related study

- Sertraline side effects

 

Related symptom

- Dreams - Bad

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Just started taking Vytorin and the next day my eyes ... " (35 minutes ago)

- "cervical lymphadenopathy with loss of appetite and ma ... " (4 hours ago)

- "I am wondering if Omneprazole has caused my upper sto ... " (6 hours ago)

- "Am in need of total knee replacement scheduled for Se ... " (7 hours ago)

- "Since shortly (1-2weeks) after starting paroxetine (P ... " (8 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Lamivudine; Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate; Nevirapine
- Valacyclovir Hydrochloride
- Endometrial Polyp
- Enteritis
- Polymyositis

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.