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Someone i know, is on 50 mg of zoloft, (sertraline) they accidentally took 100 are they going to be ok?

Someone i know, is on 50 mg of zoloft, (sertraline) they accidentally took 100 are they going to be ok?

That person: Will mostly likely be fine. It can be helpful to take a medication at the same time everyday to help prevent forgetting that a medication has already been taken. ...Read more

Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Sertraline (Definition)

Also called zoloft, (sertraline) is one of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, with antidepressant/anti-anxiety actions. May cause headaches, nausea & ...Read more


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I have been takimg 50 mg of zoloft for one week, and want to quit taking it. Do i need to taper, or can i quit cold turkey?

I have been takimg 50 mg of zoloft for one week, and want to quit taking it. Do i need to taper, or can i quit cold turkey?

No need to taper: too early to be dependent stop it if wanted , but it can take weeks to take effect , but usually doesn't work well , pray , walk , time is a good healer ...Read more

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My son is being weened off of Zoloft and starting Lexapro. He is taking 50 mg of Zoloft and is supposed to start 5 mg of Lexapro today. Can I give him both medications at the same time? He usually takes the Zoloft before bed and I was wondering if it is s

My son is being weened off of Zoloft and starting Lexapro. He is taking 50 mg of Zoloft and is supposed to start 5 mg of Lexapro today. Can I give him both medications at the same time? He usually takes the Zoloft before bed and I was wondering if it is s

Medicine changes : it will be fine to transition from one medication to another with an overlap time. You can overlap by removing the Zoloft over a two week time frame while adding the Lexapro (escitalopram) gradually or all at once. It takes several days for the Lexapro (escitalopram) to gear up in the body. Monitor him for tiredness, mood changes and sleep changes. These will go away after the total switch. ...Read more

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I took .75 mg of Ativan, 50 mg of Zoloft (sertraline) and then I had a beer. Should I be worried?

No, but why...: Mixing benzodiazepines and alcohol together is dangerous and can lead to coma or death. The amount you took sounds safe, but you're walking down a dangerous path ...Read more

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I'm on 150 mg of wellbutrin (bupropion) and 50 mg of zoloft. I accidently took 2 pills of the wellbutrin (bupropion) so now I have 300 mg sr in me. Is this ok?

I'm on 150 mg of wellbutrin (bupropion) and 50 mg of zoloft. I accidently took 2 pills of the wellbutrin (bupropion) so now I have 300 mg sr in me. Is this ok?

Wellbutrin (bupropion) dose?: U should not change the dose of u medication without checking with u prescribing provider. If u took them accidently , that would be ok. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Ali
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Zoloft (Definition)

Zoloft is a serotonin reuptake blocker which is a kind of ...Read more