I was told chicken and cheese were supposed to be avoided but I’m not sure.
Foods I should avoid while taking Zoloft?
Question posted by Junebug20 on 19 May 2022
Last updated on 19 May 2022 by masso
What Should I Avoid While Taking Sertraline?
Avoid drinking alcohol or using illegal drugs while you are taking antidepressant medications. They may decrease the benefits (e.g., worsen your condition) and increase adverse effects (e.g., sedation) of the medication.
Source: National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Zoloft (sertraline).
Moderate Food Interaction
You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with sertraline. Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of sertraline such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Best regards, masso
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