Toprol-Xl Vs. Zoloft for a female patient aged 35 - from FDA reports


This is a personalized comparison Toprol-Xl, Zoloft for a woman aged 35. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Apr, 25, 2018

14,236 females aged 35 (±5) who take Toprol-Xl, Zoloft are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Toprol-Xl, Zoloft for a female patient aged 35.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 35
  • Gender: female
  • Reason for the study: Anxiety And Stress

Drugs in this study:

  • Toprol-Xl (metoprolol succinate)
  • Zoloft (sertraline hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results for females aged 35 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:
Outcome and its % of total reports:

Anxiety:
  • Toprol-Xl: 2.21 %
  • Zoloft: 6.87 %
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body):
  • Toprol-Xl: 0.37 %
  • Zoloft: 2.47 %

Most common side effects:

Toprol-Xl:
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Breathing Difficulty
  • Chest Pain
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  • Headache (pain in head)
  • Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  • Pain
  • Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  • Weakness
Zoloft:
  • Chest Pain
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Ineffective
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  • Headache (pain in head)
  • Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  • Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  • Nausea And Vomiting
  • Pain
  • Weakness

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

Toprol-Xl:
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Cholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  • Deep Venous Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  • Emotional Distress
  • Gallstones (stone formation by bile component)
  • Hair Loss
  • Injury
  • Pain
  • Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  • Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)
Zoloft:
  • Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  • Breathing Difficulty
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  • Feeling Abnormal
  • Headache (pain in head)
  • Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  • Pain
  • Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  • Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)

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