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Zoloft Anxiety Side Effects

Zoloft Anxiety Side Effect Reports


The following Zoloft Anxiety side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Anxiety, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Zoloft or it might take time to develop.



Weight Decreased, Anxiety, Irritability, Dizziness, Fatigue, Menstrual Disorder

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a physician from US. A 40-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: depression. The patient was prescribed Zoloft (dosage: 50 Mg, Daily), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Zoloft the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Weight Decreased
  • Anxiety
  • Irritability
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorder
These side effects may potentially be related to Zoloft.
Mania, Mood Swings, Depression, Suicidal Behaviour, Bipolar Disorder, Convulsion, Postictal Paralysis, Anxiety, Headache

This Anxiety Zoloft side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Feb 07, 2014. A Female , 23 years of age, weighting 180.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zoloft. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Mania
  • Mood Swings
  • Depression
  • Suicidal Behaviour
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Convulsion
  • Postictal Paralysis
  • Anxiety
  • Headache
. Zoloft dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled.
Feeling Abnormal, Diarrhoea, Dyspnoea, Anxiety, Insomnia, Eye Disorder

This is a Zoloft side effect report of a 78-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: depression,blood pressure,gout, who was treated with Zoloft (dosage:25 Mg, Daily, start time: Jul 15, 2013), combined with:
  • Metoprolol (Unk)
  • Allopurinol (Unk)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Anxiety side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Feeling Abnormal
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dyspnoea
  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia
  • Eye Disorder
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Zoloft treatment in female patients suffering from depression,blood pressure,gout, resulting in Anxiety.

Malaise, Anxiety

A 8-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: anxiety,mood swings started Zoloft treatment (dosage: 37.5 Mg, 1x/day) on Sep 15, 2013. Soon after starting Zoloft treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Malaise
  • Anxiety
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Abilify (Unk)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zoloft side effects, such as Anxiety.
Crying, Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Headache, Apathy, Psychiatric Symptom

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Zoloft on Nov 12, 2013. Patient felt the following Zoloft side effects: crying, anxiety, decreased interest, depressed mood, asthenia, fatigue, headache, apathy, psychiatric symptom Additional patient health information: Female , 30 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zoloft dosage: Unk. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Crying, Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Headache, Apathy

This report suggests a potential Zoloft Anxiety side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 30-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): depression and used Zoloft (dosage: Unk) starting NS. Soon after starting Zoloft the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Crying
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Apathy
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Zoloft demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Anxiety, may still occur.
Anxiety, Fatigue, Apathy, Insomnia, Irritability, Nervousness, Myalgia, Negative Thoughts, Asthenia

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Nov 08, 2013 by a Female taking Zoloft (dosage: Unk) . Location: US , 30 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zoloft side effects: anxiety, fatigue, apathy, insomnia, irritability, nervousness, myalgia, negative thoughts, asthenia. Additional medications/treatments:
Crying, Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Pain, Headache, Apathy

This Anxiety problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 30-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Zoloft (dosage: Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Zoloft, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Crying
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Headache
  • Apathy
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Anxiety, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Crying, Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Apathy, Psychiatric Symptom, Insomnia

This is a Zoloft side effect report of a 30-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: depression and was treated with Zoloft (dosage: Unk) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Crying
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Apathy
  • Psychiatric Symptom
  • Insomnia
This opens a possibility that Zoloft could cause Anxiety and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Suicidal Ideation, Suicide Attempt, Sexual Dysfunction, Anxiety, Tremor, Akathisia, Agitation, Confusional State

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from NL on Nov 04, 2013. A patient from NL , 38 years of age, weighting 165.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zoloft. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zoloft side effects: suicidal ideation, suicide attempt, sexual dysfunction, anxiety, tremor, akathisia, agitation, confusional state. Zoloft dosage: 150 Mg, Once A Day. These side effects may potentially be related to Zoloft.
Crying, Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Apathy, Psychiatric Symptom, Feeling Guilty

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 30-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Zoloft (dosage: Unk), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Zoloft the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Crying
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Apathy
  • Psychiatric Symptom
  • Feeling Guilty
These side effects may potentially be related to Zoloft.
Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Pain, Apathy, Psychiatric Symptom, Insomnia

This Anxiety Zoloft side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Nov 04, 2013. A Female , 30 years of age, was treated with Zoloft. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Apathy
  • Psychiatric Symptom
  • Insomnia
. Zoloft dosage: Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Crying, Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Pain, Headache, Apathy

This is a Zoloft side effect report of a 30-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Zoloft (dosage:Unk, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Anxiety side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Crying
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Headache
  • Apathy
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Zoloft treatment in female patients suffering from NA, resulting in Anxiety.
Crying, Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Pain, Headache, Apathy

A 30-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: NA started Zoloft treatment (dosage: Unk) on NS. Soon after starting Zoloft treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Crying
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Headache
  • Apathy
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zoloft side effects, such as Anxiety.
Crying, Anxiety, Fatigue, Apathy, Insomnia, Tension, Asthenia

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Zoloft on Oct 31, 2013. After Zoloft was administered, patient encountered several Zoloft side effects: crying, anxiety, fatigue, apathy, insomnia, tension, asthenia Additional patient health information: Female , 30 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zoloft dosage: Unk. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Anxiety, Apathy, Psychiatric Symptom, Insomnia, Disturbance In Attention, Phobia, Negative Thoughts

This report suggests a potential Zoloft Anxiety side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 30-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Zoloft (dosage: Unk) starting NS. Soon after starting Zoloft the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Anxiety
  • Apathy
  • Psychiatric Symptom
  • Insomnia
  • Disturbance In Attention
  • Phobia
  • Negative Thoughts
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Zoloft demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Anxiety, may still occur.
Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Asthenia, Fatigue, Apathy, Psychiatric Symptom, Feeling Guilty, Disturbance In Attention, Irritability

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Oct 31, 2013 by a Female taking Zoloft (dosage: Unk) . Location: US , 30 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Zoloft side effects: anxiety, decreased interest, asthenia, fatigue, apathy, psychiatric symptom, feeling guilty, disturbance in attention, irritability. Additional medications/treatments:
Anxiety, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Pain, Headache, Apathy, Insomnia, Feelings Of Worthlessness

This Anxiety problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 30-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Zoloft (dosage: Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Zoloft, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Anxiety
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Headache
  • Apathy
  • Insomnia
  • Feelings Of Worthlessness
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Anxiety, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Fatigue, Pain, Apathy, Insomnia, Feelings Of Worthlessness

This is a Zoloft side effect report of a 30-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Zoloft (dosage: Unk) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased Interest
  • Depressed Mood
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Apathy
  • Insomnia
  • Feelings Of Worthlessness
This opens a possibility that Zoloft could cause Anxiety and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Anxiety, Decreased Interest, Depressed Mood, Apathy, Psychiatric Symptom, Insomnia, Feelings Of Worthlessness, Feeling Guilty

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Oct 31, 2013. A female patient from US , 30 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zoloft. Patient felt the following Zoloft side effects: anxiety, decreased interest, depressed mood, apathy, psychiatric symptom, insomnia, feelings of worthlessness, feeling guilty. Zoloft dosage: Unk. These side effects may potentially be related to Zoloft.
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Zoloft Anxiety Causes and Reviews


Fear and Anxiety are part of life. You may feel anxious before you take a test or walk down a dark street. This kind of Anxiety is useful - it can make you more alert or careful. It usually ends soon after you are out of the situation that caused it. But for millions of people in the United States, the Anxiety does not go away, and gets worse over time. They may have chest pains or nightmares. They may even be afraid to leave home. These people have Anxiety disorders. Types include

  • Panic disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Phobias
  • Generalized Anxiety disorder

Treatment can involve medicines, therapy or both.

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health


Zoloft Anxiety Reviews

Thu, 04 Mar 2010

Zoloft has been fantastic in helping with my Anxiety issues. The biggest side effect I have noticed is an increase in bowel movements and constant thirst. Both side effects are tolerated because it helps me so much.

Thu, 06 Jan 2011
increased Anxiety initially which improved, headache and sinus pain and painful urination (cystitis symptoms) no sex drive and lack of orgasm
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