Review: could Zoloft cause Dry eye (Dry eyes)?
We study 73,812 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 250 have Dry eye. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry eye and more.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,159 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Dry eye (lack of adequate tears) (latest reports from 56,588 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, acne, depression.
On Sep, 16, 2014: 73,812 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 250 people (0.34%) have Dry Eye.
Time on Zoloft when people have Dry eye * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dry eye||35.71%||28.57%||28.57%||0.00%||0.00%||7.14%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Dry eye when taking Zoloft * :
|Dry eye||0.00%||0.00%||1.94%||11.17%||7.77%||25.24%||30.10%||23.79% |
Severity of Dry eye when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Dry eye||0.00%||20.00%||80.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Dry eye ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Dry eye||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (56 people, 22.40%)
- Osteoporosis (24 people, 9.60%)
- Acne (19 people, 7.60%)
- Metastases to bone (15 people, 6.00%)
- Malaria prophylaxis (14 people, 5.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (62 people, 24.80%)
- Celebrex (45 people, 18.00%)
- Aredia (42 people, 16.80%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 16.80%)
- Multi-vitamins (39 people, 15.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Dry Eye is also known as: Dry eyes, Eyes - dry, Tearing - decreased.
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