Review: could Zoloft cause Increased appetite?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 71,341 people who take Zoloft. Among them, 249 have Increased appetite. See who they are, when they have Increased appetite and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 77,890 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Zoloft include depression, stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, depression aggravated.
Increased appetite (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) (latest reports from 57,994 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 71,341 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 249 people (0.35%) have Increased Appetite.
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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