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Scranton, PA
A 28-year-old female asked:

If anxiety med had to be taken during pregnancy, is it better to take .25 mg klonopin or 150 mg of zoloft (sertraline)?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Medications: This is a decision that should be made with the psychiatrist, the obstetrician & the patient. As a psychiatrist i would recommend a selective serotonin reuptaker inhibitor over a benzodiazapine. Some women may elect to stop use of psychotropic medications but for others the risk of stopping outweighs the benefits.
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Last updated Mar 22, 2020

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