Review: could Zoloft cause High blood pressure?
We study 73,879 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,584 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,214 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,143,390 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 73,864 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 2,583 people (3.50%) have High Blood Pressure.
Time on Zoloft when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||26.73%||26.27%||5.07%||13.36%||14.29%||9.22%||5.07% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Zoloft * :
|High blood pressure||0.43%||0.17%||1.11%||4.20%||7.80%||23.97%||27.83%||34.48% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||7.69%||73.08%||19.23%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||44.44%||55.56% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (845 people, 32.71%)
- Anxiety (432 people, 16.72%)
- Hypertension (309 people, 11.96%)
- Pain (208 people, 8.05%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (111 people, 4.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (561 people, 21.72%)
- Lipitor (381 people, 14.75%)
- Aspirin (366 people, 14.17%)
- Xanax (358 people, 13.86%)
- Ambien (319 people, 12.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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