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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Hope you didn't: start at 150 mg - and worked up to it. It often takes 4 to 6 weeks at an optimal dosage to really start feeling the effects. Occasionally it may start ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience in Family Medicine
Male or woman: Depends. Its half life is long. Average is considered about 24 hours just to get half of it out of your body. It may be 1.5 times longer in women. ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
4 weeks.: Usually best benefit is seen at the 4 week mark.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline): Would expect increase in serotonin levels by around 4 to 6 weeks. However, it will need to be determined if the dose you are on is optimum at that tim ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: Two different drugs. That work differently on the body. Talk to your doctor about the meds. And which would be best for you.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline): If given enough time, it can work for anxiety.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Ask your doctor : You can take them both at the same time. Before making any changes, check with your doctor.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Masiello
17 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
No: tramadoll has no SSRI in it. Tramadol (ultram) is an opiate agonist, similar to opiates, for the treatment of pain. The issue with tramadol and SS ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
Tell your doctor: Yes you can take OTC meds but first b=let your doctor know you are having issues with sleep
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Don't double-up: Try to find a more fool-proof method to remember your medication, but do not take another dose unless it is only a few hours late. Missing one dose sh ... Read More
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