A study for a 23 year old woman who takes Zoloft - from FDA reports


6,514 females aged 23 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 23 year old female patient who has Depression. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On May, 15, 2018

6,514 females aged 23 (±5) who take Zoloft are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Zoloft for a 23-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 23
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Depression
  • Drugs taken:
    • Zoloft (sertraline hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Dandruff: 0 (0% of females aged 23 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Dry Skin: 8 (0.12% of females aged 23 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Suicide attempt
  4. Suicidal ideation
  5. Nausea and vomiting
1 - 6 months:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Ectopic pregnancy (a pregnancy in which the foetus develops outside the uterus, typically in a fallopian tube)
  3. Dizziness
  4. Suicidal ideation
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Pain
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  5. Suicidal ideation
1 - 2 years:
  1. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  2. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  3. Emotional distress
  4. Chest pain
  5. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Pain
  2. Injury
  3. Gallbladder disorder
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Tooth disorder (tooth disease)
  2. Gingival disorder (gum disease)
  3. Gingival bleeding (bleeding gums)
  4. Pain
  5. Injury
10+ years:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Abdominal pain
  3. Blindness
  4. Diabetic ketoacidosis (diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) is high concentrations of ketone bodies)
  5. Weight increased
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Pain
  3. Nausea and vomiting
  4. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  5. Drug ineffective
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Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Birth Control : 809 people, 12.42%
  2. Pain : 205 people, 3.15%
  3. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 193 people, 2.96%
  4. Acne (skin problems that cause pimples): 186 people, 2.86%
  5. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 152 people, 2.33%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Yasmin (497 people, 7.63%)
  2. Yaz (421 people, 6.46%)
  3. Seroquel (277 people, 4.25%)
  4. Xanax (266 people, 4.08%)
  5. Ibuprofen (221 people, 3.39%)
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* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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