Doctor insights on:
Sertraline Side Effects Diarrhea
Full time mum with diarrhea side effect from the 50mg sertraline I started today. Meds I can take or tips to reduce symptoms? Gotta care for twins!
Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more
Can a sudden increase of Zoloft (sertraline) cause massive headaches and diarrhea? Form 50 mg to 100 mg
It can cause: Diarrhea (don't know about headaches).Get a more detailed answer ›
Zoloft (sertraline): Sure. Try taking it on full stomach & discuss with your doctor. ...Read more
Started Zoloft (sertraline) 25 mg, then up to 50 mg four days ago. Have had watery diarrhea and nausea since. Heard it will go away as body adjusts, but how long?
Zoloft, (sertraline) Diarrhea:
I understand your discomfort. Zoloft (sertraline) is a medication for depression. It can cause nausea and diarrhea
Sertraline, generic version of Zoloft (sertraline) and citalopram can also cause nausea and diarrhea
Take antidepressant medication after meals, that can decrease these side effects of medication
See your Psychiatrist to understand diagnosis, need for medication, decreasing the dosage, and Psychotherapy. ...Read more
Zoloft (sertraline): Yes, these are some of its side-effects. ...Read more
I've had diarrhea or soft stool for nearly two months. I thought it was because I spent the summer housekeeping (germs?)...also started zoloft (sertraline)???
Just started Zoloft (sertraline) for anxiety. Ever since, I've had diarrhea at least once a day and going (solid stools) at least one or two more times. Normal?
I use sertraline & recently deplin. When I restrict food I get diarrhea. Recently its got worse have diahrea more often. Can I use Imodium (loperamide) 24/7?
No don't do that: Get checked out. Make sure your thyroid is not overactive, If thyroid test is negative find out what is causing your problem. (May need to see the gastroenterologist) Usually constant diarrhea is not from the medication but this may need to be ruled out as well (serotonergic syndrome). ...Read more
After being on 50 mg of co-sertraline for a year and a bit should I be having withdrawal like dizzy spells migraines diarrhea and personality changes?
After about 6 weeks of taking Sertraline 100 mg. I developed severe diarrhea and my stools turned yellow. What is causing this? I also take Nexium (esomeprazole) 40
Was on 100 mg Zoloft (sertraline) for 5 days. Low fever 99.4, excessive sweating diarrhea general "weird" feeling. Dc two days ago cold turkey per md. Normal sx?
IBS? I've been some mild diarrhea and then some constipation, bloating etc I also a very severe case of GAD anxiety and hypochondria I'm on Zoloft (sertraline) 150
Prozac 40mg for 8 years, dr switched me to 100mg of zoloft (sertraline). Hr140 50's dilated pupils, shaking, n/v diarrhea, tightness band around chest what do I do?
ER now: You should go to the er right away. This can be serious. ...Read more
Taking zoloft (sertraline) 25 mg for 12 days. Start having bad headaches, nausea and vomiting, dry mouth, diarrhea, increase anxiety. Can I stop taking it now?
Check with doc: That prescribed it. It sounds like you're having side effects from it so you may need to stop it. ...Read more
Can Zoloft cause increased anxiety, shaking, diarrhea, and tiredness, on the first day of taking 12.5mg of it? What would help with these side effects
Unusual but possible: Contact your prescriber. You may not be able to tolerate this medication. If side effects are mild it is reasonable to wait but if moderate or severe call your prescriber and consider other options. ...Read more
My psychiatrist is trying to wean me off Effexor (venlafaxine) XR and start Zoloft. I've been super nauseated all day with diarrhea. Is this a side effect?
Side effects.: All psychiatric rx's have side effects. If you check with side effects in the pdr, you will not want to take another drug. Mostly, your individual should be concerned about the drug/drug interactions. It is almost unamerican not to be polymedicvated. The prescribing md should talk with the patient about what the drugs will do and more importantly what the drugs will not do. ...Read more
Zoloft (sertraline): As directed by your prescribing doctor, depending on your daily dose & how long u have been on it. ...Read more
I'm on Zoloft (sertraline) 100mg and I start risperdal. 0.5mg can that dose make sexuel side effects?
Hard stopping Zoloft (sertraline) and celexa...how long should the side effects last from this choice?
Taper: Stopping any of the psychoactive meds suddenly is an invitation to reexperiencing all sorts of symptoms. Taper slowly (preferably under supervision of Dr) over several weeks (depending on dose). ...Read more
Just started Zoloft (sertraline) 3 days ago and have increased anxiety and feeling antisocial - initial side effects?
Jitteriness syndrome: One side effect of antidepressants like Zoloft (sertraline) is something called “jitteriness syndrome” or “anxiety syndrome” - after starting antidepressant therapy, some patients feel more anxiety than before they had started. This side effect should goes away after consistent use of the drug. Nonetheless, make your doctor aware that you are experiencing the side effect in case s/he decides to alter therapy. ...Read more
Sorry I forgot to state it's the green coffee bean I wanted to try with Zoloft (sertraline) is this the same side effects?
Good question!: I'm guessing that you suffer depression, anxiety or both...And are overweight? My first question would be "did you run this by the doctor prescribing you zoloft (sertraline)? " whoever that might be, certainly deserves the courtesy of an alert if you are contemplating changing the treatment plan! Next, beware that experimenting on your brain chemistry could be disastrous! . ..Or harmless. Do you want that risk? ...Read more
Is it possible to develop allergies or other side effects from switching from brand name Zoloft (sertraline) to generic Sertraline?
Not likely: Don't worry about that change. The inspection quality is not significantly different in any licensed pharmaceutical lab. Really, don't worry. That could cause an experience of negative effects for no other reason. It's a true phenomena - expectancy is powerful. Avoid it. ...Read more
I just started Zoloft (sertraline) a week ago and I feel less anxiety; however I have less motivation as well. Initial side effects?
Maybe.: Keep using it for 3-6 weeks and see if that changes. If not, talk with your doctor about whether to change medications. ...Read more
What are the side effects of taking Zoloft (sertraline) and trazodone together at once? 150 mg for Zoloft (sertraline) and 50 mg for trazodone.
Not many: Zoloft (sertraline) and trazodone are often prescribed together. Some people find that zoloft (sertraline) can interfere with sleep and trazodone often provides the necessary sleep relief. Make sure to take trazodone at bedtime, and I would recommend taking zoloft (sertraline) in the morning. Zoloft (sertraline) and trazodone each have side effects, but their combination does not tend to cause other effects separate from those side effects. ...Read more
Started 25mg daily of sertraline today is day 6. I CANNOT DEAL WITH SIDE EFFECTS UNBEARABLE! Can I just quit it cold turkey and have no symptoms?
Yes- BUT---: That is a response from a clinical safety perspective. You still need to discuss with the treating provider. ...Read more
I had taken 25 mg Zoloft (sertraline) last Wednesday and Thursday before stopping due to side effects. Is it safe to take my cyclobenzaprine now?
Serotonine: Today is Monday and while you still might have some SSRI effect, you were taking a low dose of Sertraline and it is quite unlikely you could experience a serotonergic syndrome if you really need to take cyclobenzaprine muscular problems. If there are more concerns contact your doctor. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Sertraline and breastfeeding side effects
- Coming off sertraline side effects
- Prednisone diarrhea side effects
- Clindamycin side effects diarrhea
- Probiotic side effects diarrhea
- Xanax side effects diarrhea
- Dayquil side effects diarrhea
- Sertraline hcl side effects women