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If Zoloft (sertraline) is causing akathisia, will that go away when stopped?

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Dr. Steven Reidbord
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Akathisia, a restless feeling making it hard to sit or lie still, is a possible side-effect of zoloft (sertraline) and other ssri antidepressants.
It is dose-related (higher doses make it more likely), and it stops when the dose drops to zero.

In brief: Yes

Akathisia, a restless feeling making it hard to sit or lie still, is a possible side-effect of zoloft (sertraline) and other ssri antidepressants.
It is dose-related (higher doses make it more likely), and it stops when the dose drops to zero.
Dr. Steven Reidbord
Dr. Steven Reidbord
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Dr. BUSHRA AZIZ
Psychiatry

In brief: Yes

It not dose dependence, occur with smallest dosage but after stopping giving it, akathisia resolved.

In brief: Yes

It not dose dependence, occur with smallest dosage but after stopping giving it, akathisia resolved.
Dr. BUSHRA AZIZ
Dr. BUSHRA AZIZ
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