What side effects you get from Zoloft?5

Hello Thomas,
Sertraline  is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) used mainly ofr depression. It act by increasing the level of serotonin in the central nervous system.
The most common side effect is sleepiness, followed by nausea, loose motions,dry mouth and dizziness. In men failure to ejaculate is a common side effect. For detailed description by the manufacturer please refer to the url:
However please do not be scared of this list, sertraline is safer than most  other antidepressants.
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Ravi Ghooi


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Dr. Ravindra Bhaskar Ghooi


I can provide information on drugs and medicines, their actions, uses, interactions and adverse effects. To avoid confusion, generic names of medicines may please be provided. I am a pharmacologist, having worked on animal and human pharmacology, and presently I am the Dean of Bilcare Research Academy, where we teach courses on clinical research. We dont work on saturdays and sundays, hence questions reachng me on these days will be replied on Monday, please bear with me.

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