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A 27-year-old female asked about a 27-year-old female:

My husband is on risperidone and zoloft (sertraline) and is experiencing awful headaches, is there anything he can take over-the-counter for it?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry 58 years experience
Yes but: Ssris like zoloft (sertraline) can cause headaches--ck with your doc.
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 43 years experience
Zoloft (sertraline) ; headaches: Zoloft can commonly cause headaches when being started, and hopefully these dissipate. Otc options like tylenol (acetaminophen) or aleve may help. It's very important that your husband tell his physician this is happening though.
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Last updated Jun 27, 2018

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