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Review: could Zoloft cause Blindness?

We study 73,879 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 266 have Blindness. Find out below who they are, when they have Blindness and more.

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Zoloft

Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,214 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Blindness

Blindness (latest reports from 65,771 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, erection problems, osteoporosis.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 73,864 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 266 people (0.36%) have Blindness.

Trend of Blindness in Zoloft reports

Time on Zoloft when people have Blindness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blindness37.50%12.50%0.00%6.25%25.00%0.00%18.75%

Age of people who have Blindness when taking Zoloft * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blindness0.00%0.87%1.74%8.70%6.96%22.17%14.78%44.78%

Severity of Blindness when taking Zoloft ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Blindness0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Blindness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Blindness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (39 people, 14.66%)
  2. Anxiety (18 people, 6.77%)
  3. Hypertension (12 people, 4.51%)
  4. Osteoporosis (12 people, 4.51%)
  5. Hepatitis c (12 people, 4.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (44 people, 16.54%)
  2. Lipitor (41 people, 15.41%)
  3. Prednisone (33 people, 12.41%)
  4. Ambien (33 people, 12.41%)
  5. Xanax (29 people, 10.90%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • I had been taking Zoloft for approximately two weeks. Within a week, I started having difficulty swallowing. Felt like something lodge in throat. I have been off the medication for approximately 2 days, and the symptoms have decreased but not fully.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • Feelings of off balance and room spinning currently coming off sertraline 150 50 mg a week onto third week and down to 50, take up to 4, 5mg diasapam per day and 8 co codamol 8/500 per day

    Reply

  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • This list of symptoms is endless
    Nausea vomiting sleep disorders anxiety disorders
    So many symptoms with such little relief :(

    Reply

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