Review: could Zoloft cause High cholesterol (High Blood Cholesterol)?
Summary: High cholesterol is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression.
We study 74,053 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,808 have High cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have High cholesterol and more.
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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 78,420 Zoloft users)
High cholesterol has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia. (latest reports from 171,941 High cholesterol patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 74,036 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 1,808 people (2.44%) have High Cholesterol.
Time on Zoloft when people have High cholesterol * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High cholesterol||1.62%||25.95%||19.46%||13.51%||22.70%||9.19%||7.57% |
Age of people who have High cholesterol when taking Zoloft * :
|High cholesterol||0.29%||0.05%||2.21%||4.86%||11.88%||31.46%||26.21%||23.04% |
Severity of High cholesterol when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High cholesterol||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High cholesterol ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High cholesterol||0.00%||75.00%||25.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (928 people, 51.33%)
- Anxiety (394 people, 21.79%)
- Bipolar disorder (273 people, 15.10%)
- Hypertension (203 people, 11.23%)
- Sleep disorder (197 people, 10.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (720 people, 39.82%)
- Lipitor (468 people, 25.88%)
- Xanax (387 people, 21.40%)
- Vioxx (335 people, 18.53%)
- Zyprexa (327 people, 18.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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