Top
10
Doctor insights on: Is Sertraline And Hydroxyzine Safe Together

Share
1

1
Is sertraline and hydroxyzine safe together?

Is sertraline and hydroxyzine safe together?

Yes: We use this combination routinely and on daily basis in our anxiety clinic , Hydroxyzine , if it works for you is a very helpful and benign medication. ...Read more

See 3 more doctor answers
Dr. Heidi Fowler
1,065 doctors shared insights

Sertraline (Definition)

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


2

2
Can you take hydroxyzine and Zoloft (sertraline) together?

Can you take hydroxyzine and Zoloft (sertraline) together?

Yes: It is generally safe to do so. Telling your doctor if you are taking any medications for sleep or that cause drowsiness is important and any other drugs that are in the same class as either zoloft (sertraline) or hydroxyzine. ...Read more

3

3
Side effects of Zoloft (sertraline) or hydroxyzine?

Zoloft (sertraline): Zoloft (sertraline) side effets: most common: nausea, diarrhea, headache, insomnia, sedation, nervousness, switch to maina, weight gain/loss, sweating, dry mouth, high blood pressure, rarely hallucinations, serotonin syndrome when mixed with other serotinergic agents, sexual side effects, for hydorxizine: sedation, paradoxical excitement, dry mouth, constipation, urinary retention, tachycardia, blurry vision. ...Read more

5

5
Would Hydroxyzine, taken with my daily 100mg of zoloft (sertraline) help with my severe anxiety of traveling across country?

Would Hydroxyzine, taken with my daily 100mg of zoloft (sertraline) help with my severe anxiety of traveling across country?

?: Not sure what you mean by "anxiety of traveling across country", are you trying to help your anxiety by traveling? Or you are anxious because you are on the go? Also you didn't specify how much hydroxzine you plan to take? At any rate both are prescription medications, they don't interact, luckily, please ask your prescriber or take them as prescribed, don't exceed dosage, avoid driving if drowsy ...Read more

6

6
I started taking 25mg zoloft (sertraline) and 25mg hydroxyzine (4day). I feel weird, my heart is always racing, I'm taking deep breaths and I feel "thight".

Anxiety or: possible side effects from low dose Zoloft (sertraline). You are only taking 25 mg of Zoloft (sertraline) ( lowest dose) however, it can cause jitteriness. You also may have a generalized anxiety disorder and you may benefit from seeing a psychologist for CBT ( cognitive behavioral therapy ). ...Read more

7

7
Can hydroxyzine help with the head pressure symptom of a panic attack? I'm also taking Zoloft (sertraline) 50mg. Is this a good combination?

Can hydroxyzine help with the head pressure symptom of a panic attack? I'm also taking Zoloft (sertraline) 50mg. Is this a good combination?

It can!: Hydroxyzine has a sedative effect, generally a very strong one depending on the dose. That is, the more Hydroxyzine the greater the sedation. Combining medications is always a process that deserves attention because you want to avoid interactions. In this case there is no concern with zoloft (sertraline) and hydroxyzine. However, you want to be careful with metoprolol and zoloft (sertraline). ...Read more

8

8
Feeling very nauseous after 150mg sertraline & 100mg hydroxyzine, what to do? Is it dangerous? Prescribed for insomnia & depression.

Feeling very nauseous after 150mg sertraline & 100mg hydroxyzine, what to do? Is it dangerous? Prescribed for insomnia & depression.

See below: Please let your prescribing provider know about your issues with meds. S/he knows your medical history and might be able to make adjustments based on what your report and past history. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
Currently I am taking sertraline and hydroxyzine for anxiety and deoxicycline for a skin infection. What is a good cold medicine for a lot of mucus?

Be cautious: You already are on hydroxzine, which is an antihistaminic, many cold medicines would contain an antihistaminic too, combining them would cause CNS depression. Doxycycline, an antibiotic, might not work, as you can very well have a viral upper respiratory problem. Saline nasal wash, and salt water gargles, if sore throat, will help, if no improvement in a day or two, see your doctor, ...Read more

10

10
I am on Depakote Zoloft (sertraline) and hydroxyzine now I cant sleep and very agitated?

I am on Depakote Zoloft (sertraline) and hydroxyzine now I cant sleep 
and very agitated?

Call your doctor: need to adjust those medications, depakote interacts with zoloft, (sertraline) both can cause nervousness and anxiety, however your doctor had a reason to put you on both. Hydroxyzine interacts with depakote too, it can be withheld for now, but call your doctor for adjusting the others ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali
1,019 doctors shared insights

Zoloft (Definition)

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