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Can Zoloft (sertraline) trigger manic episodes?

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Dr. Barbara Lavi
Clinical Psychology
4 doctors agree

In brief: If a person

Has mani depression and appears to be only depressed, antidepressant can trigger manic episodes.
If you or someone you know is on an antidepressant and seems to become manic, see a psychiatrist ASAP. They need to reevaluate the medication and the diagnosis.

In brief: If a person

Has mani depression and appears to be only depressed, antidepressant can trigger manic episodes.
If you or someone you know is on an antidepressant and seems to become manic, see a psychiatrist ASAP. They need to reevaluate the medication and the diagnosis.
Dr. Barbara Lavi
Dr. Barbara Lavi
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Potentially

There is potential to trigger mania or hypomania when zoloft (sertraline) is used by someone who has bipolar spectrum disorder.

In brief: Potentially

There is potential to trigger mania or hypomania when zoloft (sertraline) is used by someone who has bipolar spectrum disorder.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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