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sertraline overdose amount

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Common effects: •drowsiness •vomiting •increased heart rate (tachycardia) or slow heart rate (bradycardia) •nausea •dizziness •agitation •shakiness (tremor). •com ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Horacio Capote
Specializes in Psychiatry
There Aren't Any: Sertraline overdose is seldom fatal. Emergency care is symptomatic --- in other words, if the person is nauseous, we give something for that, if they ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Lelvowitz
26 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: Depends how many pills go to emerg room.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: It can be fatal.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
Overdose: Can happen with any drug, so yes, you can od on celexa (citalopram).
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Dr. James Fox answered
13 years experience Psychiatry
No: There is not a 1:1 relationship between doses of zoloft (sertraline) and prozac. Zoloft (sertraline) doses range from 25 to 200mg whereas Prozac rang ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Variable: Alcohol and xanax (alprazolam) affect the same receptors in the brain and both cause sedation. Sedate someone too much and they will stop breathing. ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Serotonergic Syndrom: Here's the strange thing about serotonergic syndrome - some people can experience with serotonin levels that aren't that high. Please let your prescri ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Overdose: If considering an overdose of any medication -- not just surmontil (trimipramine) -- please see a psychiatrist or other mental health professional. T ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
15 years experience Pharmacology
Max 400mg/day in adu: Although max dose of vistaril (hydroxyzine) is 400mg/day in adults, every one is different. Some common side effects are drowsiness, fatigue headache ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
You need help: If you are suicidal, please call your psychiatrist, 911, or go to the nearest emergency room. We are not in the habit of telling people how to kill th ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elena Vezza
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Please goto hospital: PLEASE go to your nearest hospital. You need help.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Zoloft vs Lexapro (escitalopram) : We really don't have equivalency charts for the antidepressants. By clinical experience, however, i would guess that 20 mg of Lexapro (escitalopram) i ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Pancner
17 years experience Clinical Psychology
Expect no different: If you take high doses (or even low doses) of either medication, it would not be uncommon for you to feel groggy. Both are benzodiazepines and are cen ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Tapia
12 years experience Psychiatry
Not much: The benzodiazepines have some muscle relaxation properties and this may work together with the tramadol to decrease pain although they work primarily ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If you took it all at one time - it can cause harm, certainly if you are taking high doses of it regularly - it can be harmful as well. It is liver-t ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience Family Medicine
Prozac (fluoxetine) dosing: The maximum recommended dose is 80mg. BUT - please don't just increase your dose without talking to your prescribing doctor. Prozac (fluoxetine) ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience Psychiatry
Depend for what : For anxiety or depression it is used in diff strengths.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not advisable : risk of CNS depression mixing xanax (alprazolam) and hydroxyzine, drop either, confer with the presciber
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
54 years experience Psychiatry
Depends..: If you are taking Ativan (lorazepam) for anxiety then you may not need to take both. If you have a drug or alcohol problem you may want to discuss thi ... Read More
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