Zoloft and Multiple sclerosis - from FDA reports
Multiple sclerosis 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 Avonex, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Multiple sclerosis with Zoloft. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,764 people who have side effects when taking Zoloft from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 21, 2017
95,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 470 people (0.49%) have Multiple sclerosis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zoloft when people have Multiple sclerosis *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 75.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Zoloft *:
- female: 81.78 %
- male: 18.22 %
Age of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Zoloft *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.98 %
- 20-29: 5.93 %
- 30-39: 16.3 %
- 40-49: 39.01 %
- 50-59: 23.46 %
- 60+: 13.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (14 people, 2.98%)
- Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (12 people, 2.55%)
- Sleep Disorder (10 people, 2.13%)
- Bipolar Disorder (9 people, 1.91%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (7 people, 1.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Avonex (187 people, 39.79%)
- Baclofen (107 people, 22.77%)
- Betaseron (56 people, 11.91%)
- Neurontin (55 people, 11.70%)
- Xanax (51 people, 10.85%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (65 people, 13.83%)
- Influenza Like Illness (50 people, 10.64%)
- Hypoaesthesia (48 people, 10.21%)
- Fatigue (48 people, 10.21%)
- Memory Loss (42 people, 8.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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