U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A female asked:

Is forgetfulness a common side effect of zoloft (sertraline)?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Not common: Confusion and other mood changes are more common with anti depressants like Zoloft (sertraline). Pl check the package insert for more details.

Similar questions

Frederick, MD
A 19-year-old female asked:

Does Zoloft (sertraline) cause forgetfulness

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Side effects: Not usually but disturbance in attention could occur which could impact remembering new events. See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/zoloft-side-effects.html
Last updated Jan 12, 2015


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.