Review: could Zoloft cause Knee Pain?


Knee pain is reported only by a few people who take Zoloft. We study 74,487 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Knee pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Knee pain and more.

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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Zoloft 77,546 users)

Knee Pain

Knee pain has been reported by people with erection problems, neck pain, joint swelling, itching, diarrhea (latest reports from 436 Knee pain patients).

On Jul, 20, 2016

74,487 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Knee Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zoloft cause Knee pain?

Time on Zoloft when people have Knee Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 50 %

Gender of people who have Knee Pain when taking Zoloft *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Knee Pain when taking Zoloft *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 20 %
  • 30-39: 20 %
  • 40-49: 20 %
  • 50-59: 40 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Knee Pain when taking Zoloft **:

  • least: 25 %
  • moderate: 75 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Knee Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Cholesterol (9 people)
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (8 people)
  • Knee Arthroscopy (8 people)
  • Hypothyroidism (8 people)
  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (8 people)
  • Synthroid (8 people)
  • Niacin (8 people)
  • Meloxicam (8 people)
  • Cytomel (8 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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