Review: could Zoloft cause Hot flashes?
Summary: Hot flashes could be caused by Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Yaz, and have Depression.
We study 73,646 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Hot flashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flashes and more.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 77,961 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Hot flashes (latest reports from 1,421 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 73,518 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 8 people (0.01%) have Hot Flashes. They amount to 0.57% of all the 1,400 people who have Hot Flashes on eHealthMe.
Time on Zoloft when people have Hot flashes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hot flashes||0.00%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Zoloft * :
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||25.00%||37.50%||25.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Hot flashes when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hot flashes||12.50%||50.00%||25.00%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Hot flashes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (4 people, 50.00%)
- Adhd (1 people, 12.50%)
- Add (1 people, 12.50%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 12.50%)
- Plantar fasciitis (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (2 people, 25.00%)
- Adderall xr 20 (1 people, 12.50%)
- Halcion (1 people, 12.50%)
- Aleve (1 people, 12.50%)
- Focalin (1 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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