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Review: could Zoloft cause Antibiotic associated colitis (Pseudomembranous colitis)?

Summary: Antibiotic associated colitis is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Xanax, and have Bipolar disorder.

We study 74,036 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Antibiotic associated colitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Antibiotic associated colitis and more.

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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 78,398 Zoloft users)

Antibiotic associated colitis

Antibiotic associated colitis (antibiotic-associated diarrhoea (aad), is an infection of the colon) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, urinary tract infection, pneumonia. (latest reports from 1,539 Antibiotic associated colitis patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 74,005 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 19 people (0.03%) have Antibiotic Associated Colitis.

Trend of Antibiotic associated colitis in Zoloft reports

Time on Zoloft when people have Antibiotic associated colitis * :


Age of people who have Antibiotic associated colitis when taking Zoloft * :

Antibiotic associated colitis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%15.79%73.68%10.53%

Severity of Antibiotic associated colitis when taking Zoloft ** :


How people recovered from Antibiotic associated colitis ** :


Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (2 people, 10.53%)
  2. Schizophrenia (2 people, 10.53%)
  3. Post-traumatic stress disorder (2 people, 10.53%)
  4. Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 5.26%)
  5. Migraine (1 people, 5.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (13 people, 68.42%)
  2. Keflex (13 people, 68.42%)
  3. Lexapro (13 people, 68.42%)
  4. Ambien (13 people, 68.42%)
  5. Lasix (12 people, 63.16%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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