"Some antidepressants and bladder medicines could be linked to dementia," BBC News reports. Researchers reviewed GP records of more than 300,000 people to look for links between dementia and drugs that belong to a group of medicines known as anticholinergic drugs. These drugs block a chemical called acetylcholine, which can affect a wide range of the body's organs. Because of this anticholinergics are used to treat many, often unrelated, conditions such as depression, urinary incontinence and Parkinson's disease. It has been known for some time that anticholinergics can cause problems with thinking; especially in older people. But it's been unclear whether they also raise the risk of dementia in the long term. This study found that anticholinergic drugs were linked with about a 10% increase in the chances of dementia. The Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is the leaflet included in the pack with a medicine. It is written for patients and gives information about taking or using a medicine. It is possible that the leaflet in your medicine pack may differ from this version because it may have been updated since your medicine was packaged. Below is a text only representation of the Patient Information Leaflet. The original can be viewed in PDF format using the link above. The text only version may be available from RNIB in large print, Braille or audio CD. What Sertraline film-coated Tablets are and what they are used for Sertraline film-coated tablets contain the active substance sertraline. For further information call RNIB Medicine Leaflet Line on 08. Sertraline is one of a group of medicines called selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs); these medicines are used to treat depression and/or anxiety disorders.
Urine amphetamine positive is found among people who take Zoloft, especially for people who are female, 60 old also take medication Benadryl, and have Asthma. This study is created by e Health Me based on reports of 104,269 people who have side effects when taking Zoloft from FDA, and is updated regularly. Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. (latest outcomes from Zoloft 112,881 users) Urine amphetamine positive has been reported by people with indigestion, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 284 Urine amphetamine positive patients). Urine amphetamine positive (197 drugs) Urine amphetamine positive (105 conditions) NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health. DISCLAIMER: All material available on e Health is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them: Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Serotonin's modulation of the urinary system includes the regulation of contractions in the bladder and the external urinary sphincter. Sertraline may, therefore. Zoloft contains Sertraline. Some of the common side effects of Zoloft Sertraline are diarrhea, memory loss, sexual dysfunction, tremors, sleeplessness. Difficulty is urination though not a common side effect of Zoloft, can occur. Involvement of the serotonergic neurons is believed to cause this side effect. I hope that answers your query.