PTSD
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Generic name

Sertraline
Brand name

Zoloft
Type

SSRI
Target symptoms

Depression, obsessive- compulsive disorder, panic disorder, anxiety disorders,
post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD).
Contraindications

MAOI, anorexiants (eg, fenfluramine, phentermine), dextromethorphan, H1
antagonists (eg, astemizole, terfenadine), nefazodone, pimozide, selegiline,
sibutramine, St. John's wort, thioridazine, tramadol, or tryptophan
Possible side effects (call doctor)

Abnormal skin sensation; agitation; anxiety; changes in vision; constipation; decreased
sex drive; decreased sexual ability; diarrhea/loose stools; dizziness; drowsiness; dry loss
of appetite; nausea; nervousness; pain; rash; sleeplessness; sore throat; stomach
Abnormal skin sensation; agitation; anxiety; changes in vision; constipation; decreased
pain; tiredness; tremor; vomiting; weight loss, allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty
breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); bizarre
behavior; black or bloody stools; chest pain; fever; inability to control bladder; muscle
disorder; new or worsening agitation, anxiety, panic attacks, aggressiveness,
impulsiveness, irritability, hostility, sleeplessness, exaggerated feeling of well being, or
inability to sit still; persistent, painful erection; pounding in the chest; seizures; suicidal
thoughts or attempts; tremor; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual or rapid weight gain;
unusual or severe mental or mood changes; vision changes; worsening of depression.
Medication sometimes prescribed in the treatment of PTSD - Zoloft
DISCLAIMER: This info is not official, it is for conversational purposes only. The info
comes from Google.
Call  your doctor or your pharmacist for info re medication.