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What are the health complications from a Zoloft (sertraline) overdose? What is serotonin syndrome?

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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
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In brief: Life threatening

Seratonin syndrme is caused by having too much seratonin.
Symptoms include headache, agitation, hypomania, mental confusion, hallucinations, coma shivering, sweating, hyperthermia, hypertension, tachycardia, nausea, diarrhea. Myoclonus (muscle twitching), hyperreflexia (manifested by clonus), tremor.

In brief: Life threatening

Seratonin syndrme is caused by having too much seratonin.
Symptoms include headache, agitation, hypomania, mental confusion, hallucinations, coma shivering, sweating, hyperthermia, hypertension, tachycardia, nausea, diarrhea. Myoclonus (muscle twitching), hyperreflexia (manifested by clonus), tremor.
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