Review: could Zoloft cause Migraines?
We study 73,765 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 562 have Migraines. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraines and more.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,096 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Migraines (headache) (latest reports from 172,084 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 73,755 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 562 people (0.76%) have Migraines. They amount to 0.33% of all the 172,255 people who have Migraines on eHealthMe.
Time on Zoloft when people have Migraines * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Migraines when taking Zoloft * :
Severity of Migraines when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Migraines ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (205 people, 36.48%)
- Anxiety (114 people, 20.28%)
- Migraine (105 people, 18.68%)
- Pain (94 people, 16.73%)
- Contraception (44 people, 7.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (90 people, 16.01%)
- Wellbutrin (70 people, 12.46%)
- Vicodin (67 people, 11.92%)
- Seroquel (66 people, 11.74%)
- Neurontin (63 people, 11.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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