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Horseshoe Bend, AR
A 55-year-old female asked:

Since starting on zoloft (sertraline) 15 years ago i have gained a lot of weight how can i lose this i am 5'4 192 lbs and depressed over the weight?

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Dr. Earle Williams
Clinical Psychology 37 years experience
Alternative Treatmen: You may want to consider alternatives to zoloft (sertraline). The medication does not cure depression. The cure is in the talking therapy, medication is used so that a person can benefit from talking psychotherapy.

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