eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Zoloft cause Drug abuse?

We study 73,765 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 389 have Drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug abuse and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Zoloft and have Drug abuse >>>

Zoloft

Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,096 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Drug abuse

Drug abuse (latest reports from 69,198 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, drug dependence.

On Jul, 21, 2014: 73,755 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 389 people (0.53%) have Drug Abuse. They amount to 0.58% of all the 66,662 people who have Drug Abuse on eHealthMe.

Trend of Drug abuse in Zoloft reports

Time on Zoloft when people have Drug abuse * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drug abuse35.00%20.00%10.00%5.00%5.00%20.00%5.00%

Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Zoloft * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drug abuse0.00%0.00%5.71%5.43%28.86%31.71%18.57%9.71%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (134 people, 34.45%)
  2. Depression (65 people, 16.71%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (32 people, 8.23%)
  4. Hypertension (22 people, 5.66%)
  5. Osteoporosis (18 people, 4.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (183 people, 47.04%)
  2. Neurontin (115 people, 29.56%)
  3. Percocet (103 people, 26.48%)
  4. Ambien (91 people, 23.39%)
  5. Effexor (76 people, 19.54%)

* 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:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (6 days ago):

  • arthritis increase after taking plavix

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Does Zoloft cause Creatinine levels to be low. Mine has been slightly lower in every blood test for 5 years.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • It feels like my chest is being crushed and then it goes away. It happens in the morning and at night.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

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

More questions for: Zoloft, Drug abuse

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

  • Psychosis, weight loss and topamax
    I had a brain hemorrhage in my occipital lobe. It left me with with a partial seizure disorder. The seizures would interrupt my ability to see. I was trying different anti-seizure medication and they all made me more tired and more depressed. My neurologist decided to try topamax. On topamax I ...

  • 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: Zoloft, Drug abuse

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

What is Zoloft 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?

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.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Toprol-xl for a 26-year old woman who has Familial Dy ... (52 minutes ago)

- Apitoxin for a 64-year old man who has Bacterial Infe ... (54 minutes ago)

- Naproxen for a 40-year old woman who has Pain (55 minutes ago)

Related study

- Zoloft side effects

 

Related symptom

- Drug Abuse

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Had been feeling awful. Then I got a headache. the pa ... " (53 minutes ago)

- "After 10 days on CARVEDILOL my Creatin Level Spiked f ... " (4 hours ago)

- " being treated for pneumonia; is addicted to nicotine ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Levothyroxine Thyroid and Raspberry Ketone

- Implanon and Crying

- Porokeratosis

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and Pulmonary Embolism

 

Popular searches

- Neuritis
- Plaque Psoriasis
- Teeth Grinding
- Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma T And Null Cell Types Refractory
- Reticulocyte Count Abnormal

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Peridex, Lanoxicaps drug interactions (1 second ago)

- Nortriptyline Hydrochloride, Aredia drug interactions (2 seconds ago)

- Depression in Leg Pain (3 seconds ago)

- Basal Cell Carcinoma in Niacor (3 seconds ago)

- Benign Intracranial Hypertension in Amla (4 seconds ago)

   

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.