You should be concerned. There is a risk of suicidal ideation and thoughts with young people and antidepressants. I would get a second opinion on giving a child Zoloft. There may be safer ways of helping with the depression, like therapy. I would seek a Pediatric specialist.
Lucky to have a concerned Nana.
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