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Zoloft and night coughing

A female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 59 years experience
Likely fine: I don't see any obvious reason that you can't take the drugs mentioned.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
A Verified Doctoranswered
42 years experience
Yes: Just be careful of the extra sedation you may have and lower the trazodone dose temporarily if hungover in the morning. Be careful driving and working... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Hard to say: Cough is not a common side effect of zoloft (sertraline). It has been reported but it is infrequent. See doc and get checked for other causes first. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Wetzel
Specializes in Psychiatry
Chicken Soup ; Other: No kidding--chicken soup has been proven effective for colds. As for otc medications they are usually no problem--however--be aware any mix of medicat... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
Psychiatry 46 years experience
Ans: Avoid cough and cold medicine containing dextromethorphan, an opiate derivative. Many products do not contain this. Check with pharmacist.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Some remedies: A mixture of chamomile tea with honey & a small amount of lemon juice may help. Pour boiling water over thinly sliced organic ginger. Steep for at... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Cough medicine: It would help to know the age and weight of your child.Assuming he is older you can use mucinex (guaifenesin).
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine 57 years experience
Not likely : because you are taking very little zoloft. Do not do it in the future
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Ok for short time: Yes you may take . You can also try simple Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) or Claritin for decongestant. Steam Unhalation and Ginger Tea will help you. ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Mixing these: two medications may increase risk for serotonin syndrome. I can't reassure that you wouldn't have problems because some people have Serotonin on a bri... Read More
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