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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 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline) weight gain: Review your weight gain with prescribing doctor to make sure there is no other explanation. If all points to Zoloft (sertraline), (sertraline) discuss ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Antidepressants like zoloft (sertraline) do have side effects. Some patients feel that their mood sort of flattens out and they do not get overly exc ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Desarbo
19 years experience in Psychiatry
Serotonin Effects: Some people experience what is known as serotonin discontinuation syndrome which is like withdrawal. Symptoms include dizziness, sweating, nausea, agi ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
You will be fine: Forgetting one dose is ok, and you will be fine. However, like any daily medication you take, you should get a process in place to remind you when to ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Hard to tell: For the most part you may have minor unpleasant effect for the first couple of days like jitteriness , stomach upset , change in sleep either increase ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Either is fine: Zoloft (sertraline) can be taken in the morning or at night. Take it whenever you are most likely to remember it every day.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
No: You may take it at the time it is convenient to take it regularly.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Finke
14 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Decrease dose.: Under the supervision of your physician, the best way is to cut the dose in half and do this gradually over a couple of weeks. Ask your doctor or pha ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Not hard: Take the morning zoloft (sertraline) on day 1 as usual. Then wait until evening to take zoloft (sertraline) on day 2. The benefit of an ssri such as ... Read More
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