eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community

  Tools   Community
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Ask question       Write review       Answered/ Unanswered       Reviews       WellConnected

Review: could Zoloft cause Migraines (Migraine)?





Summary: Migraines is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression.

We study 73,928 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 714 have Migraines. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraines and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Zoloft and have Migraines >>>

Zoloft

Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Zoloft 78,283 users)

Migraines

Migraines (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain.(latest reports from Migraines 47,043 patients)

On Dec, 18, 2014: 73,928 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 563 people (0.76%) have Migraines.

Trend of Migraines in Zoloft reports

Time on Zoloft when people have Migraines * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Migraines12.16%27.03%5.41%12.16%17.57%21.62%4.05%

Age of people who have Migraines when taking Zoloft * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Migraines0.00%0.19%7.22%16.73%18.06%28.90%18.06%10.84%

Severity of Migraines when taking Zoloft ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Migraines7.14%50.00%35.71%7.14%

How people recovered from Migraines ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Migraines16.67%16.67%66.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (206 people, 36.59%)
  2. Anxiety (115 people, 20.43%)
  3. Migraine (106 people, 18.83%)
  4. Pain (95 people, 16.87%)
  5. Contraception (44 people, 7.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (90 people, 15.99%)
  2. Wellbutrin (70 people, 12.43%)
  3. Vicodin (67 people, 11.90%)
  4. Seroquel (66 people, 11.72%)
  5. Neurontin (63 people, 11.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Migraines while taking Zoloft?

You are not alone! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Zoloft and have Migraines
- support group for people who take Zoloft

Recent conversations of related support groups:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

More questions for: Zoloft, Migraines

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Soar throat after taking sertaline
    (Posted by a 49 year old man who has Sore Throat, and takes Sertraline)
    half a pill first timw. severe soar throat 2 hrs after taking 25mg
  • Miscarriage 6 weeks while on sertraline
    (Posted by a 37 year old woman who has Miscarriage, and takes Caffeine, Alcohol, Sertraline)
    On sertraline 150 mg a day, alcohol (1+ drink a day) and high caffeine. Sertraline lowered to 100mg when 4.5 weeks pregnant, no alcohol no caffeine. Miscarried at 6 weeks.
  • Imetrix verses butalb/acet/caffeine
    (Posted by a 58 year old woman who has Migraines, and takes Imitrex)
    I have taken both Imitrex and Butalb/acet/caffeine and I have to say that Imitrex works far better than the other one! The substitute I was given for Imitrex doesn't even touch my migraine pain.
  • Laryngitis and fluconazole
    (Posted by a 50 year old woman who has U.t.i. And Yeast Infection , and takes Zoloft)
    Occasionally when I have a severe yeast infection, I get laryngitis. I am so thankful your article addresses this, as the doctors I have seen were less than receptive when I suggested a link. I do not have any of the other health concerns listed in the study, but am taking fluconazole.
  • Wheezing stopped after topamax sessesion
    (Posted by a 62 year old woman who has Meniere's Disease, Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Migraines, and takes Fexofenadine Hydrochloride)
    Wheezing noted by primary physician in this non-smoker. Stopped Topamax per doctor's instruction. 48 hours later was examined by physician and noted that wheezing stopped.

More reviews for: Zoloft, Migraines

Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):

  • A study of side effects of Zoloft for a patient with Depression. The patient has Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination)
    Comments: I am on 400mg lamictal and 100mg Zoloft. And 50mg trazadone for sleep. The last 3 months I have urinary incontenance. And sudden urges ti pee. Uaually can't make it ro the bathroom. I am a healthy 29 year ols. Also, I used baby wipes several times to wipe after uaingthe bathroom. The wipes were reca ...
  • A study of drug interactions between Sertraline, Acyclovir, Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Onfi for a patient with Depression, Oral Herpes, Bursitis, Epilepsy. The patient has Leakage When Cough, Sneeze, Exercise, Laugh, Difficult To Urinate At Times., Overactive Bladder
    Comments: I have had overactive bladder for over eight years, but it is getting worse. I go to the bathroom at least 9-10 times a night. I usually go at least once every hour. Now I am having some resistance when I try to urinate. I have to bend over and push hard to get all the urine out of my bladder. T ...
  • A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Intuniv, Zoloft, Strattera for a patient with Sleep - Natural Short Sleeper, Adhd, Anxiety. The patient has Tic, Slow Involuntary Movements Of Large Muscle Groups, Foot Spasms
    Comments: Our son is very high IQ and has ADHD. He had been on Adderal xr until recently. The psychiatrist said that that may be causing the tics. He has been off the Adderall for 3 days now and still is having this body spasms...it's very weird looking and he does not realize it's happening.
  • A study of side effects of Zoloft for a patient with PTSD. The patient has Vertigo Aggravated
    Comments: If dose missed one day or two... got extreme dizziness and vertigo to the point of going nuts over it. Decided to get off Zoloft and weaned myself over a 3 week period after which I stopped taking. Continued dizziness and vertigo for next 2 months. Now severity abating. I am not a drug addict (good ...
  • A study of side effects of Diltiazem Hydrochloride for a patient with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Migraine (headache)
    Comments: was recently in-between insurance so went off diltiazem for high blood pressure for one month...persistent (bordering on chronic) migraine headaches dissipated after approx one week off medication and continued migraine free until restarted regular full dose diltiazem (120 mg 2x daily) after 6 weeks ...

More related studies for: Zoloft, Migraines

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.