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pros and cons of zoloft

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Celexa/zoloft: Pros may include some response as antidepressant if Celexa was not working at optimum dose for several weeks, or was not tolerated well, and also some ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Pancner
17 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Talk to your doctor: First, it is not a good idea to flush meds down the toilet due to filtration and sanitation concerns. It is best to have your physician's office, phar ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Maybe.: Sertraline is a reasonable drug to consider. It has more than a fair chance of working for you.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience in Psychiatry
See your doctor: Like all antidepressants, it may take 4-6 weeks to feel the full benefit, but you should see at least some benefit within a couple of weeks zoloft can ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
47 years experience in Family Medicine
Can be a side effect: All medications have side effects, and zoloft (sertraline) is no exception. If you are on an antidepressant that is associated with weight gain, be su ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline): Not sure what dose u r taking & whether your symptoms started after increasing the dose, but i recommend reviewing those possibilities with your presc ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes, but....: Yes, but, first, you're lucky that you haven't experienced an adverse reaction to doubling your dose. We always advise patients only to change their ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
11 years experience in Internal Medicine
Any time: No real difference. Just take it regularly and at a time you can remember.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Don't know: what condition you are being treated for? Don't know how long you have been on this dose? It can take 4 to 6 weeks to get a full response of zoloft ( ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline) Effects: Zoloft (sertraline) is a medication for treatment of Depression. Zoloft (sertraline) 50mg/day is average maintenance dose “I wasn't thinking” sugg ... Read More

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