A member asked:

Zoloft (sertraline)- from 100 to 150mg ativan-.5mg could a change in my dosage of zoloft (sertraline) affect how ativan effects me? i was very addled the last time i took it.

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Dr. Krishna Kumar answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

Depression, Anxiety: I understand your concern. Zoloft (sertraline) is a medication for depression and anxiety. Ativan is a medication for anxiety. Ask yourself for reasons to take 2 medications for anxiety; and for increase of dose of Zoloft (sertraline) to 150mg/day which is a high dose. Using Ativan together with Zoloft (sertraline) may increase dizziness, difficulty concentrating and confusion. See a Psychiatrist for Diagnosis, Medication and Therapy

Answered 11/28/2017



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