Could Zoloft cause Aggression - from FDA reports
Aggression is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression . We study 95,066 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA. Among them, 1,063 have Aggression. Find out below who they are, when they have Aggression and more.
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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Zoloft 98,919 users)
Aggression has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 38,457 Aggression patients).
On Nov, 28, 2016
95,066 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 1,063 people (1.12%) have Aggression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zoloft when people have Aggression *:
- < 1 month: 20.96 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.76 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.97 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.6 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.13 %
- 10+ years: 2.57 %
Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Zoloft *:
- female: 45.26 %
- male: 54.74 %
Age of people who have Aggression when taking Zoloft *:
- 0-1: 0.36 %
- 2-9: 7.54 %
- 10-19: 19.59 %
- 20-29: 10.58 %
- 30-39: 15.94 %
- 40-49: 17.4 %
- 50-59: 11.8 %
- 60+: 16.67 %
Severity of Aggression **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 71.43 %
- severe: 28.57 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (104 people, 9.78%)
- Risperdal (93 people, 8.75%)
- Paxil (74 people, 6.96%)
- Xanax (67 people, 6.30%)
- Chantix (60 people, 5.64%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- Stress And Anxiety (121 people, 11.38%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (64 people, 6.02%)
- Quit Smoking (56 people, 5.27%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Agitation (245 people, 23.05%)
- Suicidal Ideation (228 people, 21.45%)
- Stress And Anxiety (226 people, 21.26%)
- Depression (192 people, 18.06%)
- Abnormal Behaviour (186 people, 17.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Once the thought of gambling comes to mind I have trouble thinking of anything else. I have list thousands of dollars and I am so ashamed. I have asked the casinos to banned me from attending but I still find ways to do it. I am hoping that antidepressants are the cause of my total loss of ...
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