Review: could Zoloft cause Headache?
We study 73,812 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,121 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,149 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,196,902 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 73,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 4,396 people (5.96%) have Headache. They amount to 0.37% of all the 1,198,049 people who have Headache on eHealthMe.
Time on Zoloft when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Headache when taking Zoloft * :
Severity of Headache when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (912 people, 20.75%)
- Anxiety (351 people, 7.98%)
- Pain (283 people, 6.44%)
- Hypertension (211 people, 4.80%)
- Bipolar disorder (142 people, 3.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (516 people, 11.74%)
- Xanax (477 people, 10.85%)
- Neurontin (387 people, 8.80%)
- Prilosec (382 people, 8.69%)
- Lipitor (380 people, 8.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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