Review: could Zoloft cause Increased appetite?
We study 73,795 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 249 have Increased appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Increased appetite and more.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,132 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Increased appetite (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) (latest reports from 59,416 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder.
On Aug, 18, 2014: 73,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 249 people (0.34%) have Increased Appetite. They amount to 0.42% of all the 59,407 people who have Increased Appetite on eHealthMe.
Time on Zoloft when people have Increased appetite * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Increased appetite||37.14%||20.00%||8.57%||14.29%||14.29%||5.71%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Increased appetite when taking Zoloft * :
|Increased appetite||0.00%||1.35%||6.28%||9.87%||21.08%||26.01%||23.32%||12.11% |
Severity of Increased appetite when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Increased appetite||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Increased appetite ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Increased appetite||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (131 people, 52.61%)
- Anxiety (50 people, 20.08%)
- Bipolar disorder (29 people, 11.65%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (24 people, 9.64%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (20 people, 8.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (76 people, 30.52%)
- Celebrex (44 people, 17.67%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 15.66%)
- Seroquel (38 people, 15.26%)
- Ambien (37 people, 14.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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