Review: could Zoloft cause Skin rash?
We study 73,812 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,804 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Zoloft (latest outcomes from 78,149 users) has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Skin rash (redness) (latest reports from 968,180 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 73,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft. Among them, 1,804 people (2.44%) have Skin Rash. They amount to 0.19% of all the 969,038 people who have Skin Rash on eHealthMe.
Time on Zoloft when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||45.71%||17.14%||12.86%||5.00%||9.29%||6.43%||3.57% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Zoloft * :
|Skin rash||0.11%||0.40%||4.32%||3.69%||9.31%||21.47%||26.75%||33.96% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Zoloft ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||11.54%||50.00%||34.62%||3.85% |
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Skin rash||0.00%||6.25%||93.75% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (431 people, 23.89%)
- Anxiety (248 people, 13.75%)
- Pain (243 people, 13.47%)
- Bipolar disorder (175 people, 9.70%)
- Osteoporosis (121 people, 6.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (301 people, 16.69%)
- Prevacid (263 people, 14.58%)
- Zometa (225 people, 12.47%)
- Neurontin (225 people, 12.47%)
- Prednisone (204 people, 11.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 weeks ago):
I have developed a red itchy rash that has been coming off and on for last 6 months.
From this study (4 weeks ago):
I broke out in a rash on several places on my body. A doctor diagnosed one area as contact dermatitis and another area as a yeast infection. After 2 weeks the rash is gone for the most part but I am still itching. It is worst after sleeping. I will awake itching and itch for some time after waking but eventually it tapers off.
From this study (6 months ago):
I really believe we are missing the mark on my 8 year old son. He has been sick'like since he was 4 months old. He is being treated for ADHD/Aspergers/Allergies, but he is NO better. Now, he has petechiae around his eyes.
I'm at a loss. He has been cleared of Pediatric RA. Now what?
Docta12 on Mar, 25, 2014:
I find it interesting that your child has both ADHD and bleeding both which are linked to Vitamin K defeciency. I would have your child tested for Vitamin K, D, Zinc, iron, hemoglobin defects like sickle cell, and a great history and physical from a doctor who takes the time to check for other sources. These are blood tests by the way. He should also have ALCAT allergy testing for foods.
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