Zoloft and Heart attack - from FDA reports
Heart attack is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Vioxx, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Heart attack with Zoloft. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 94,272 people who have side effects when taking Zoloft from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 24, 2017
94,272 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 1,669 people (1.77%) have Heart Attack
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zoloft when people have Heart Attack *:
- < 1 month: 13.79 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.3 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.9 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.84 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20.69 %
- 10+ years: 2.3 %
Gender of people who have Heart Attack when taking Zoloft *:
- female: 55.12 %
- male: 44.88 %
Age of people who have Heart Attack when taking Zoloft *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.14 %
- 20-29: 0.9 %
- 30-39: 4.41 %
- 40-49: 20.21 %
- 50-59: 26.55 %
- 60+: 47.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (286 people, 17.14%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (118 people, 7.07%)
- Arthritis (117 people, 7.01%)
- Stress And Anxiety (114 people, 6.83%)
- Pain (114 people, 6.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vioxx (405 people, 24.27%)
- Lipitor (317 people, 18.99%)
- Plavix (231 people, 13.84%)
- Avandia (195 people, 11.68%)
- Lasix (167 people, 10.01%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (322 people, 19.29%)
- Coronary Heart Disease (266 people, 15.94%)
- High Blood Pressure (240 people, 14.38%)
- Stress And Anxiety (237 people, 14.20%)
- Depression (220 people, 13.18%)
* 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 102,551 users)
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