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Can I take 600mg of ibuprofen 3x/day for 1 wk. If I have GERD & eosinophilic esophagitis? I take 40mg prilosec & 100mg Zoloft (sertraline) daily.

With caution. Make sure u take omeprazol on an ampty stomach ( wait at least 60min after eating ) , for its complete absortion. 40mg is a good protection for GERD and esophagitis, but still better reduce the ibuprofen to only 400mg q8 hours. To prevent any worsening of your stomach symptoms. . Read more...

If I'm put on Zoloft (sertraline) 25 mg. Is it less likely ill experience side effects since its such a low dose?

Yes. Most likely side effects are initial queeasy stomach & diarrhea goes away in a few days usual treatment dose is 100-200 mg /day. Read more...
ZOLOFT (sertraline) Several factors come into play, such as tolerance, what zoloft (sertraline) is prescribed for, what other meds. U r taking along with it, your general health, etc. Generally speaking, 25 mg. Is low dose to start off with. Read more...

Dr prescribed 5mg liquid Zoloft (sertraline) because I am very medication sensitive. Also doing CBT for social phobia. Will I have any effects from this low dose?

Yes. Yes, it could. Most probably you start at a very low dose and he will raise it as tolerated until it helps. If you are "sensitive to medications", you may ask your Doctor to order Genetic Studies(usually obtained thru a swab of your cheek), which will tell all your Doctors how your Liver (CYP-450) handles medications to avoid adverse reactions. . Read more...