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Zoloft 100 MG

Generic: Sertraline Tablets100mg

Manufacturer: Intas

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  • What is Zoloft what are the health benefits of this medication?

Zoloft belongs to the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor or commonly known as SSRI class of drugs. The treatment with Zoloft is prescribed to manage variety of mental health issues such as depressive disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder or OCD, panic disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, premenstrual dysphonic disorder, and anxiety related problems. Zoloft is an oral medication which should be used after consulting a doctor or health expert.

  • What are the things that one should know before beginning this medication?

Before starting treatment with Zoloft, patient should consider medical consultation to know the risks and benefits associated with the treatment according to the individual’s health status. This is an anti depressant drug that provides relief in various symptoms of depression by increasing the activity of a chemical in the brain, known as serotonin. This brain chemical is essential to characterize behavioral responses of a person. By increasing serotonin, Zoloft is thought to provide possible help in improving the troublesome behavioral symptoms in the patient. The significant help of Zoloft is found beneficial to treat

  • Major Depressive Disorder,
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder,
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder.

The treatment with this drug provides different results in patients according to their overall health status. Patients are recommended to follow the treatment as per healthcare provider's directions. May be to see significant improvement, you have to wait little longer but do not make any change in your drug schedule without consulting doctor.

  • How to evaluate the results of Zoloft in improving health?

To evaluate the results of this treatment, your healthcare provider may present a series of questions periodically during treatment. This will help in assessing how well Zofolt is working to control your symptoms.

  • What are the health conditions in which Zofolt treatment should not be used?
  •  Zoloft pills should not be taken by anyone who is allergic to it or any of its ingredients.
  • Taking Zoloft with some other medications such as monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) category of drugs like phenelzine, selegiline, or linezolid and other medications to manage depression can also cause serious trouble in both or either of treatments and it should be avoided. The treatment with Zoloft should not be used if any MAOI medication is dropped in the last 2 weeks, unless directed to do so by your healthcare provider.

What should the user inform his/ her doctor before starting treatment with Zoloft?

Consumer of Zoloft should inform his/ her healthcare provider about all current prescriptions, over-the-counter drugs in use, and herbal medications before beginning treatment with Zoloft. It is also significant to let your prescriber know about complete medical history, especially if you have any of the followings:

  • high blood pressure;
  • heart, liver, or kidney problems;
  • bipolar disorder or mania;
  • low sodium levels in blood;
  • a history of stroke,
  • glaucoma,
  • abnormal bleeding problems,
  • seizures;
  • pregnancy, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding
  • What is the right manner to use this medication?

Zoloft should be used exactly as instructed by the prescriber. Follow all recommended dose of treatment for the advised duration to experience improvement in your symptoms. Taking doses at regular time in a day will help in completing daily doses and reduce the possibilities of missing dose. In case of missed dose, never practice to take double or extra quantity of treatment to cover it up. It may cause overdose symptoms. Generally, Zoloft is a single tablet daily treatment to be taken either in the morning or in the evening. Food has no direct effect on its effectiveness.

  • What are the things that people should avoid while taking this medication?
  • Avoid potentially dangerous activities that require mental alertness, especially in the initial days of treatment. Avoid to drive or operating heavy machinery, or engaging in other dangerous activities until you get used to the treatment.
  • Alcohol should not be used while taking Zoloft treatment.
  •  Does this treatment cause any type of food and drug interactions?

Zoloft may interact with other health products and the effects of either may hazard the expected benefits of the treatments. To avoid such troublesome conditions after starting treatment, patients should inform doctor with all relevant medical data including details of current drugs, health issues etc.

  • Does this medication is safe to be used in pregnant or breastfeeding females?

 Zoloft may adversely affect the health of newborn baby if the treatment is used during the last few months of pregnancy. However, the effects of Zoloft on breastfeeding mothers are still a point of discussion. Before starting this treatment inform your healthcare provider about pregnancy and breastfeeding conditions if you are in any of these. 

Zoloft 100mg Sertraline Tablets 100mg
Zoloft 100mg Sertraline Tablets 100mg
Zoloft 100mg Sertraline Tablets 100mg