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which is better: zoloft (sertraline) vs citalopram?

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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Both of these medications are effective antidepressants. Which might be best for an individual depends on many different factors. Consult your doctor to make the decision of which is best for you.
Answered on Dec 13, 2019
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
One is not better: than the other. However, sometimes a person may tolerate one SSRI better than another.
Answered on Apr 9, 2018

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