Zoloft and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Zoloft. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 91,119 people who have side effects when taking Zoloft from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 22, 2017
91,119 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 4,304 people (4.72%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zoloft when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 32.93 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.28 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.85 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.62 %
- 10+ years: 3.05 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Zoloft *:
- female: 70.72 %
- male: 29.28 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Zoloft *:
- 0-1: 0.09 %
- 2-9: 0.56 %
- 10-19: 3.5 %
- 20-29: 7.5 %
- 30-39: 14.08 %
- 40-49: 23.9 %
- 50-59: 24.04 %
- 60+: 26.21 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (1,053 people, 24.47%)
- Stress And Anxiety (442 people, 10.27%)
- Pain (359 people, 8.34%)
- High Blood Pressure (262 people, 6.09%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (232 people, 5.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (474 people, 11.01%)
- Neurontin (395 people, 9.18%)
- Lipitor (383 people, 8.90%)
- Ambien (383 people, 8.90%)
- Zometa (374 people, 8.69%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,314 people, 30.53%)
- Stress And Anxiety (1,195 people, 27.76%)
- Fatigue (1,178 people, 27.37%)
- Dizziness (1,090 people, 25.33%)
- Pain (980 people, 22.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Zoloft 99,174 users)
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