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A 48-year-old female asked:

withdrawal from sertraline itchy skin , headaches, pain in between breasts, dizziness, ringing in ears, tingling in hands & feet. is this normal ?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Zoloft (sertraline): Yes, depending on the dose, how long u have been on the medication, and how rapidly u were tapered off of it. If symptoms not releaved within a week, talk to the prescribing doctor.
Dr. Douglas Bey
Dr. Douglas Bey commented
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Could b reoccurrence of anxiety sx Zoloft was helping--something else to consider
Nov 1, 2012
Dr. Joseph Newman
Podiatry 32 years experience
It can be: Talk to your doctor if these are withdrawal related symptoms. Perhaps you can be taken off the medication more gradually.

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