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what are the pros and cons of switching from celexa to zoloft (sertraline)?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Celexa/zoloft: Pros may include some response as antidepressant if Celexa was not working at optimum dose for several weeks, or was not tolerated well, and also some withdrawal symptoms until zoloft (sertraline) kicks in. Cons may include the opposite, with more symptoms of depression, especially since it takes time for the zoloft (sertraline) to work.

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Last updated Jul 11, 2015

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