Review: could Zoloft cause Hallucination?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 71,341 people who take Zoloft. Among them, 636 have Hallucination. See who they are, when they have Hallucination and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 77,890 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Zoloft include depression, stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, depression aggravated.
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) (latest reports from 164,180 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, quit smoking.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 71,341 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 952 people (1.33%) have Hallucination.
Time on Zoloft when people have Hallucination * :
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Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Zoloft * :
Severity of Hallucination when taking Zoloft ** :
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How people recovered from Hallucination ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (260 people, 27.31%)
- Anxiety (106 people, 11.13%)
- Pain (73 people, 7.67%)
- Multiple myeloma (52 people, 5.46%)
- Bipolar disorder (49 people, 5.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (133 people, 13.97%)
- Seroquel (129 people, 13.55%)
- Ambien (126 people, 13.24%)
- Neurontin (124 people, 13.03%)
- Aspirin (114 people, 11.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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