Review: could Zoloft cause Missed periods (Menstruation - absent)?
Summary: Missed periods is reported only by a few people who take Zoloft.
We study 74,005 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Missed periods and more.
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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 78,365 Zoloft users)
Missed periods (skipped menstrual cycle) has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, stress and anxiety, birth control, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 229 Missed periods patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 74,005 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Missed Periods.
Time on Zoloft when people have Missed periods * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Missed periods||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Missed periods when taking Zoloft * :
|Missed periods||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Missed periods when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Missed periods||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Missed periods ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Missed periods||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Birth control (1 people, 100.00%)
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Loestrin 24 fe (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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