A 31-year-old member asked:
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please tell me how long it takes for to feel side effects of zoloft (sertraline)?

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Dr. Charles Barnhart
47 years experience Psychiatry
Pretty quickly: Although antidepressants can take a few weeks to work, the side effects usually show up in a few days.
Answered on Mar 31, 2015
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