Zoloft and Hypoglycemia - from FDA reports
Hypoglycemia is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Hypoglycemia with Zoloft. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,764 people who have side effects when taking Zoloft from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 21, 2017
95,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 394 people (0.41%) have Hypoglycemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zoloft when people have Hypoglycemia *:
- < 1 month: 46.15 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.23 %
- 6 - 12 months: 26.92 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.85 %
- 10+ years: 3.85 %
Gender of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Zoloft *:
- female: 59.68 %
- male: 40.32 %
Age of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Zoloft *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.9 %
- 10-19: 0.95 %
- 20-29: 6.01 %
- 30-39: 8.23 %
- 40-49: 21.52 %
- 50-59: 20.57 %
- 60+: 40.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (61 people, 15.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (55 people, 13.96%)
- Bipolar Disorder (45 people, 11.42%)
- Schizophrenia (28 people, 7.11%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (26 people, 6.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (92 people, 23.35%)
- Lasix (80 people, 20.30%)
- Lantus (68 people, 17.26%)
- Lipitor (57 people, 14.47%)
- Neurontin (56 people, 14.21%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (75 people, 19.04%)
- Diabetes (61 people, 15.48%)
- Hyperglycemia (56 people, 14.21%)
- Fatigue (56 people, 14.21%)
- Dizziness (53 people, 13.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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