Review: could Zoloft cause Thrush?


Thrush is reported only by a few people who take Zoloft. We study 80,860 people who have side effects while taking Zoloft from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Thrush. Find out below who they are, when they have Thrush and more.

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Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Zoloft 84,365 users)


Thrush (an infection of the mouth caused by the candida fungus) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, abdominal pain, drowsiness, joint pain, memory loss (latest reports from 344 Thrush patients).

On Aug, 18, 2016

80,860 people reported to have side effects when taking Zoloft.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Thrush

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zoloft cause Thrush?

Time on Zoloft when people have Thrush *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Thrush when taking Zoloft *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Thrush when taking Zoloft *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 100 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Thrush when taking Zoloft **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Thrush **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Exercise-Induced Asthma (1 person)
  • Depression (1 person)
  • Adhd (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ventolin Hfa (1 person)
  • Adderall 10 (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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