Sertraline side effects in women


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Sertraline side effects in women

  1. 1. Sertraline Side Effects inWomenSertraline is really a drug that is used to cure many psychologicaldisorders such as obsessive compulsive disorder, social anxietydisorder, post traumatic disorder and other such diseases. This drughas been tested widely and it has proven to be very effective withinthe management of the diseases. However, much, like other common antidepressants there are issues with the administration of the drugs.Sertraline can be used for treating mental problems caused due tochemical imbalance. They are depression, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety disorders, attention deficit disorder(ADHD), premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), post-traumatic stressdisorder (PTSD), etc. Though this drug has been fed approved, manypeople show severe side effects which have to be observed and treatedas quickly as possible to avoid life-threatening conditions.Following are the side effects of Zoloft or sertraline . Theseside effects may not be observed in everybody using this drug. Itmight utterly depend upon your bodys reaction to this drug.Gastrointestinal ProblemsThe individual may experience some gastrointestinal complicationslike nausea, vomiting, upset stomach, diarrhea, lack of appetite,etc. Researches reveal that approximately 25% of individualsexperience diarrhea as the side effect of this drug.Sexual Side EffectsThis truly is one of the most common side effects of sertralinein females. It may decrease sexual desire and could also causedifficulty in achieving orgasm. Sexual side effects will also befrequent in men. In rare cases, this may additionally causeimpotency.Suicidal Thinking
  2. 2. Its discovered that sertraline can boost the suicidal tendency foradults in addition to children. This drug is hence recommended solelyto those children who have obsessive-compulsive disorder. Itsextremely dangerous for adults from the age bracket of 18 to 25.AkathisiaIt might boost the akathisia condition which means that the personcannot stay still in one place. He may feel restless, tensed andnervous about pointless.Weight Loss and Weight GainMany women may experience weight loss as much as 2 to 3 pounds,whereas, there arent numerous ladies who have observed putting onweight after taking this drug.Birth DefectsIntake of sertraline at the time of pregnancy may lead to somebirth defects within the bay. Mostly it shows cardiac problems in thebaby. It is likewise observed that a very small quantity ofsertraline goes to the infant through breastfeeding which may lead tosome complications.Side Effects Due to WithdrawalYou will find side effects that are observed owing to the withdrawalof sertraline. It is caused either when the treatment is stopped oreven the dosage is reduced. Dizziness, nausea, diarrhea, anxiety,headache, insomnia, shocks, visual disturbances, tremor, fatigue,irritability, tremor, etc. are some of the side effects observed.Overdose of this drug also needs to be ignored as it might lead tovarious life-threatening conditions. Some of the symptoms of overdose
  3. 3. are nausea, vomiting, increased heartbeat, tremor, seizures, coma,fatigue, insomnia, palpitations, etc. For those who have anyunderlying diseases like kidney problem, liver problems, etc., thenconsult your doctor before taking sertraline. This drug ought to betaken strictly on medical prescription. Avoid drinking alcohol or anykind of sedative so as to avoid complications. The side effects ofsertraline ought to be treated within the initial stage itself.Hence, if you observe any side effects such as the ones mentionedhere, then consult a doctor immediately.Search keywords:zoloft side sertraline side effects for zoloft side effects ineffects women women womensertraline side sertraline side effects in sertraline side effectseffects in women women menstrualside effects of sertraline side effects in sertraline side effectszoloft in women women long term menstrual cycleside effects of sertraline side effects in sertraline side effectssertraline in women weight gain on womenwomensertraline side sertraline side effects in sertraline side effectseffects elderly young women womenwomensertraline side sertraline-side effects- side effects sertralineeffects young menstruation women side effectswomen sertralinesertraline 50 mgside effects women