Review: could Zoloft cause Hot flashes (Hot Flush)?
Summary: Hot flashes 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 Premarin, and have Depression.
We study 74,036 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 373 have Hot flashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flashes and more.
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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 78,398 Zoloft users)
Hot flashes (sudden feelings of heat) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, breast cancer, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,009 Hot flashes patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 74,005 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 373 people (0.50%) have Hot Flashes.
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||23.81%||23.81%||16.67%||14.29%||16.67%||4.76%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Zoloft * :
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.29%||0.29%||5.81%||8.43%||37.79%||24.71%||22.67% |
Severity of Hot flashes when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hot flashes||10.00%||45.00%||35.00%||10.00% |
How people recovered from Hot flashes ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (82 people, 21.98%)
- Anxiety (61 people, 16.35%)
- Pain (41 people, 10.99%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (29 people, 7.77%)
- Breast cancer (23 people, 6.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Premarin (70 people, 18.77%)
- Aspirin (70 people, 18.77%)
- Aredia (67 people, 17.96%)
- Femara (57 people, 15.28%)
- Xanax (56 people, 15.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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