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What happens when you take sertraline and Zoloft?

What happens when you take sertraline and Zoloft?

I started on the zoloft/sertraline and went through a couple of weeks of no sleep, crying, obsessive analysis of myself and my treats. A milestone for me was I actually took a week of mertazapine which gave me 2 nights fantastic sleep. After that I began to regain perspective.

When was the first time I took Zoloft?

When I first took Zoloft, around 2.5 years ago, I don’t recall having these side effects (maybe increased anxiety, but no physical side effects). I understand that they take awhile to kick in.

What kind of depression is Sertraline used for?

Sertraline (Zoloft) is a commonly prescribed antidepressant. It is part of a class of drugs known as selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It is used to treat major depression, anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), panic disorders, and eating disorders .

Why was I so tired when I first started sertraline?

I suffered with terrible tiredness for weeks, maybe even a couple of months when I first started Sertraline. I would fall asleep in the afternoon and then sleep a whole night and then sleep in until 10am but over time it became less and less. If I ever increased the dosage the tiredness returned temporarily.

How long does it take for Zoloft to work or kick in?

How Long Does It Take For Zoloft To Work or “Kick In”? Zoloft (Sertraline) is a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) prescribed for a variety of medical conditions, including: major depressive disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, and social anxiety disorder.

Sertraline (Zoloft) is a commonly prescribed antidepressant. It is part of a class of drugs known as selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It is used to treat major depression, anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), panic disorders, and eating disorders .

Are there any side effects to taking sertraline?

Sertraline, like other SSRIs, comes with a warning from the FDA about the potential for an increase in suicidal ideation and behaviors in children and young adults, particularly when medication is initiated or dosages are changed.

Is it OK to take Zoloft in half?

Thank you. Yes you can split the Zoloft in half. But I am curious as to why you would want to do that? Thank you very much for your prompt answer. In fact I started Zoloft yesterday morning and I had doubt that I can start with 50 mg as recommended in Drugs.com Zoloft dosage information.