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Does sertraline treat anxiety?


WildcatVet 6 Aug 2021

Hi, E!
As Pam says, sertraline is FDA approved not only for depression but many anxiety disorders too.
It doesn't work immediately like aspirin for a headache. It can take several weeks to become fully effective but most people start feeling improvement as early as the first week or two.

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Pam88 6 Aug 2021

Hi E1982,
Yes, anxiety is one of many things that Sertraline treats and treats well if that is your body metabolizes well to it which can take a while. Always consult with your doctor before starting or stopping any treatment. Someone is always here to answer questions or concerns. I have found great support here on this site on my own sertraline journey. Take care.

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