Zoloft and Parkinson's disease - from FDA reports


Summary

Parkinson's disease is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Sinemet, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Parkinson's disease 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 Sep, 14, 2017

95,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 333 people (0.35%) have Parkinson's disease


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zoloft cause Parkinson's disease?

Time on Zoloft when people have Parkinson's disease *:

  • < 1 month: 23.53 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 35.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.76 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.88 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 17.65 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.88 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Parkinson's disease when taking Zoloft *:

  • female: 53.92 %
  • male: 46.08 %

Age of people who have Parkinson's disease when taking Zoloft *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.11 %
  • 30-39: 3.8 %
  • 40-49: 13.08 %
  • 50-59: 15.61 %
  • 60+: 65.4 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (27 people, 8.11%)
  • Osteoporosis (17 people, 5.11%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (17 people, 5.11%)
  • Diabetes (14 people, 4.20%)
  • Bone Lesion (12 people, 3.60%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Sinemet (56 people, 16.82%)
  • Toprol-Xl (54 people, 16.22%)
  • Zyprexa (49 people, 14.71%)
  • Aredia (46 people, 13.81%)
  • Zometa (45 people, 13.51%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fall (86 people, 25.83%)
  • Weakness (76 people, 22.82%)
  • Tremor (75 people, 22.52%)
  • Pain (75 people, 22.52%)
  • Dizziness (69 people, 20.72%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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