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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline): Nope, lowest is 25mg. Tablets , unless u try the liquid form.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Samuel Miles
46 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Usual therapeutic dose for zoloft (sertraline) ranges from 50 to 200 mg per day.
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Result dependant: It is always recommended to use the lowest therapeutic dose of an y medication, so every person can be different. "usual" adult doses can range form ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
Ask psychiatrist: The recommendation is once daily, but if taken twice need to take it at noon.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Lelvowitz
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
See below: Depends how many pills go to emerg room.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in 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 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Depend for what : For anxiety or depression it is used in diff strengths.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Dr. James Fox answered
13 years experience in 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 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Srur
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Possibly: Lexapro (escitalopram) affects serotonin, a neurotransmitter in the brain that modulates mood as well as anxiety. Lowering the dose of Lexapro (escit ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in 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 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
There is a moderate: Drug interaction (potential). When venalfaxine ; diazepam are taken together it can ^ side effects like v concentration, dizziness or sedation. Howe ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Short
30 years experience in Emergency Medicine
YES, Call 911: This is very serious. Call 911 to be taken to the hospital now.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline): Yes it is. Dopamin reuptake inhibition increases as dose increase.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience in Psychiatry
No: But low dose zoloft (sertraline) may not be effective in treating anxiety, which could result in continued heartburn.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
They're different : The therapeutic dosage for Paxil (paroxetine) is 20-40 mg, although it is often started at a lower dosage, such as 10 mg. and can go higher. The gene ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
Celexa (citalopram): Generally very well tolerated, side effects may include constipation; decreased sexual desire or ability; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Not advisable : risk of CNS depression mixing xanax (alprazolam) and hydroxyzine, drop either, confer with the presciber
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
Possibly: Zoloft (sertraline) can be used to treat ocd. 50-200 mgs daily is the recommended dosing. Some may require more. Can take up to 12 weeks to see the fu ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gould
26 years experience in Neurology
Confusion: Mental status changes can take place. Be sure to generate a list of all meds and herbals and street drugs to distribute to all of your physicians to m ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Steiner
42 years experience in Psychiatry
once daily: It is usually prescribed once a day, in the morning for adults.
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Good question.: The dose of Cymbalta is high. The high dose and the combination with Trintellix is unusual and carries risks, one of which is serotonin syndrome. But ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Why do you ask?: If you are considering harming yourself, don't do it. Among folks who are physically healthy and made an attempt, 99% are VERY glad one year later tha ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernadette Onuoha
37 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends : 100mg Sertraline could be high for one patient and not for another. The dosage of medication used is dependent on many factors. Talk to your doctor ab ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
For individuals...: With preexisting conditions, maybe; otherwise, it's well below ld50.

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