Review: could Zoloft cause Headache - tension (Tension headache)?
Summary: Headache - tension is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Nexium, and have Stress and anxiety.
We study 73,975 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 39 have Headache - tension. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache - tension and more.
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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 78,343 Zoloft users)
Headache - tension
Headache - tension (head pain due to tension) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 1,993 Headache - tension patients)
On Jan, 9, 2015: 73,928 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 39 people (0.05%) have Headache - Tension.
Time on Zoloft when people have Headache - tension * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Headache - tension||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||0.00%||16.67% |
Age of people who have Headache - tension when taking Zoloft * :
|Headache - tension||0.00%||0.00%||2.27%||20.45%||4.55%||18.18%||38.64%||15.91% |
Severity of Headache - tension when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Headache - tension||40.00%||20.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Headache - tension ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Headache - tension||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (18 people, 46.15%)
- Depression (16 people, 41.03%)
- Hypertension (13 people, 33.33%)
- Hypersensitivity (10 people, 25.64%)
- Restless legs syndrome (10 people, 25.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (15 people, 38.46%)
- Norvasc (14 people, 35.90%)
- Prilosec (14 people, 35.90%)
- Claritin (12 people, 30.77%)
- Lexapro (11 people, 28.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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