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When to take sertraline?

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Drug Class: Antidepressant – Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)

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Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

May Treat: · · · · and more

Brand Names:

Drug Class: Antidepressant – Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)

Availability: Prescription Required

Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

Lactation: Consult a doctor before using

Alcohol: Limit intake while taking this medication

Driving: May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Use caution

PrecautionsPrecautions

  • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
  • Discuss risk vs benefits of use during pregnancy.
  • Check with doctor if you are breast feeding
  • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
  • Discuss risk vs benefits of use during pregnancy.
  • Check with doctor if you are breast feeding
  • May make you drowsy or dizzy. Drive with caution
  • Avoid alcohol/other drugs that make you sleepy
  • MD may need to reduce the dose before you stop it.

  • For concentrate, oral products : Before use, important to read the Medication Guide. Dilute prior to use.
  • For tablet products : Important to read patient package insert& med guide. Inform doctor about all the medicines you use.

What are side effects of Sertraline?Any warnings while using Sertraline?Does Sertraline interact with any drugs?Is Sertraline contraindicated for any condition?How to use Sertraline?What if you missed a dose of Sertraline?

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  • People also askWhat time of Day should I take sertraline?What time of Day should I take sertraline?Take sertraline once a day. You can take sertraline with or without food. You can choose to take sertraline at any time, as long as you stick to the same time every day. If you have trouble sleeping, it’s best to take it in the morning.

    Precautions

    • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
    • Discuss risk vs benefits of use during pregnancy.
    • Check with doctor if you are breast feeding
    • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
    • Discuss risk vs benefits of use during pregnancy.
    • Check with doctor if you are breast feeding
    • May make you drowsy or dizzy. Drive with caution
    • Avoid alcohol/other drugs that make you sleepy
    • MD may need to reduce the dose before you stop it.

    • For concentrate, oral products : Before use, important to read the Medication Guide. Dilute prior to use.
    • For tablet products : Important to read patient package insert& med guide. Inform doctor about all the medicines you use.

    What are side effects of Sertraline?Any warnings while using Sertraline?Does Sertraline interact with any drugs?Is Sertraline contraindicated for any condition?How to use Sertraline?What if you missed a dose of Sertraline?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?What time of Day should I take sertraline? Take sertraline once a day. You can take sertraline with or without food. You can choose to take sertraline at any time, as long as you stick to the same time every day. If you have trouble sleeping, it’s best to take it in the morning.

    What happens when stop taking sertraline? Do not stop taking sertraline without talking to your doctor. If you suddenly stop taking sertraline, you may experience withdrawal symptoms such as nausea, sweating, depression, mood changes, frenzied or abnormally excited mood, irritability, anxiety, confusion, dizziness, headache, tiredness, seizures,…

    How to start taking sertraline? Try to take the medicine at the same time each day. The liquid (oral concentrate) form of sertraline must be diluted before you take it. To be sure you get the correct dose, measure the liquid with the medicine dropper provided. Mix the dose with 4 ounces (one-half cup) of water, ginger ale, lemon/lime soda, lemonade, or orange juice.

    How often can I take sertraline? Starting at a dose that is too high can cause nausea and vomiting. Follow your doctor’s dosage instructions carefully. For children between 6-12 years of age, the usual starting dosage is 25 mg each day. Your doctor might also start you on a lower dose if you suffer from liver problems.

    How long should you stay on sertraline for?

    How long should you stay on sertraline for? Usually people, who are new to taking sertraline, often have this one common question running in their minds, which is – how long does Zoloft stay in your system. According to experts and what we have researched, Zoloft (or sertraline) usually remains in your system for 125 hours (about 5 to 6 days).

    What happens when stop taking sertraline? Do not stop taking sertraline without talking to your doctor. If you suddenly stop taking sertraline, you may experience withdrawal symptoms such as nausea, sweating, depression, mood changes, frenzied or abnormally excited mood, irritability, anxiety, confusion, dizziness, headache, tiredness, seizures,…

    How long does it take for sertraline to kick in? It often takes 4 to 6 weeks at an optimal dosage to really start feeling the effects. Occasionally it may start to kick in at 2 weeks.

    What time of the Day should I take my Zoloft? Take Zoloft once a day, either in the morning or evening. Your daily dose of Zoloft should be taken at the same time every day. It is important to be consistent about the time you take this medication to ensure that you have the proper amount in your bloodstream at all times. Take Zoloft with or without food.