Review: could Zoloft cause High blood pressure?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.1/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 71,341 people who take Zoloft. Among them, 2,581 have High blood pressure. See who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 77,890 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Zoloft include depression, stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, depression aggravated.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,130,061 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 71,264 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 2,495 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||26.29%||26.29%||5.16%||13.62%||14.55%||9.39%||4.69% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Zoloft * :
|High blood pressure||0.44%||0.18%||1.14%||4.22%||7.74%||23.85%||27.76%||34.67% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||8.33%||70.83%||20.83%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||42.86%||57.14% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (820 people, 32.87%)
- Anxiety (410 people, 16.43%)
- Hypertension (291 people, 11.66%)
- Pain (204 people, 8.18%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (111 people, 4.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (558 people, 22.36%)
- Lipitor (373 people, 14.95%)
- Xanax (355 people, 14.23%)
- Aspirin (352 people, 14.11%)
- Ambien (314 people, 12.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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