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Does Zoloft (Sertraline) Cause Weight Gain?

Posted 17 Dec 2011 by alisha29 7 answers

I know that everyone has different side effects, I am just wondering if weight gain is a common one. I am hoping that it is not. I need treatment for my depression but am afraid of gaining a lot of weight on SSRI's because that in itself will make me depressed. Thank you for any and all ...

Gabapentin - How bad is weight gain? Can diet help? How good for sleep and pain?

Posted 24 May 2012 by Kali45 20 answers

I have FMS and have been suffering from severe insomnia since Jan. 2011. I have become so ill and so limited in my ability to function that I must consider starting Gabapentin in very short order. I have been avoiding it after losing 85 pounds when I got off Paxil. But this is becoming a do or die ...

How long does zoloft take to work ?

Posted 13 May 2011 by boating1 6 answers

Could anyone tell me from their experience with zoloft... how long it takes to start feeling the benefits of taking this medicine ? Thank you very much !

What's the difference between SSRI's and SNRI's?

Posted 27 Mar 2014 by Mmk2017 7 answers

I was talking to my therapist about mine and my mom's anxiety medicine. I'm taking Zoloft and she's taking Cymbalta. I was talking to my therapist about how my mom wants me to get out on what she's taking but my therapist was saying that it was a different class of drugs and ...

Can I drink alcohol on Zoloft?

Posted 4 Mar 2013 by KT1975 4 answers

I have been on Zoloft for 4 weeks-I just recently was able to get up to 50 mg of Zoloft. I am going to the beach this weekend and just want to be able to enjoy myself with my friends and family. I am not a big drinker, but I would like to be able to have a couple of beers/or wine each night-is that ...

Does anyone know the long term side effects of taking Zoloft?

Posted 3 Mar 2011 by happymomof2 11 answers

I have been on Zoloft for 3 months now and feel too like it has changed my life. I take 25 mg a day, and no longer get nervous in groups of people or dread social situations. I'm also a lot nicer to my husband! I used to worry about EVERYTHING, but now I don't let things get me down. ...

Zoloft - what side-effects did you experience?

Posted 25 Jul 2010 by anonymous986 29 answers

Hello! I have recently started taking 25mg of Zoloft for my anxiety and panic attacks.I know it takes a while to kick in but has anyone else gotten really irritable and just been really scared since they started taking it. I'm sure the fact that I am on something scares me more then anything ...

Curious about zoloft 100mg?

Posted 6 Jan 2011 by cougardiva82 6 answers

I'm a 28 yr old female this is my 1st day taking this medicine zoloft 100 mg I have experienced feeling hot all over & fatigue,Ive been reading review & have seen that fatigue is a big side affect & i've also read where ppl have gained weight & I sure don't need ...

Effexor XR - How is Effexor better then Lexapro or Zoloft?

Posted 9 Oct 2012 by kjrobertson13 8 answers

Im a 25 year old male and iv taken Zoloft about two years ago for my social anxiety and it worked for about a month then did the complete opposite and made me more nervous then before. Also i recently tried Lexapro and the first day i took it, it was unbearable for me, it made me extremely nervous ...

Zoloft initially raise anxiety, then anxiety subside?

Posted 14 Aug 2011 5 answers

Anyone that has a panic disorder/major depressive disorder/OCD... begin Zoloft only to have the anxiety level go up as a side effect, but the longer you stayed with it that side-effect subside?

Effexor XR - Does the yawning go away? Why am I so tired and have depressive episodes?

Posted 18 May 2014 by Sfltally2014 6 answers

Sorry if this has already been answered..I'm not used to q&a forums really. (Providing a lengthy info) I am a 22 year old female. I was first prescribed venlafaxine a couple months ago for general anxiety and depression. My doctor started me on 37.5 for the first week, told me to double ...

What is the proper starting dosage for Celexa?

Posted 28 May 2011 by staceynor 3 answers

I was just prescribed Celexa for generalized/social anxiety and panic attacks. I was given a 20mg dosage and simply told to take one a day at the same time. But after reading about the drug, a lot of info says it's best to start with a lower dose and gradually up it. I trust my doctor, ...

Zoloft and muscle aches and soreness?

Posted 28 Oct 2010 by verve 6 answers

Has anyone taking zoloft experienced muscle and body aches while on the medication? I am an avid exerciser and I have pulled and strained several muscles since starting the meds. I also am in a constant state of overall muscle achey-ness and stiffness. It seem very coincidental to me that it al ...

Can I take Venlafaxine and Wellbutrin together? I have taken these drugs at different in the past?

Posted 22 Oct 2014 by jlamar 5 answers

I read a review on this site from someone who found that adding wellbutrin to venlafaxine was helpful. I've been extremely depressed, as in doing nothing, even activities that are extremely enjoyable to me. Years ago wellbutrin seemed to help me get up and go. effexor (also taken in the past, ...

I'm taking Sertraline 50mg and I feel dizzy/shaky kind of like if the ground is moving?

Posted 7 Aug 2014 by marquezj 2 answers

Has anyone else felt like this on antidepressants, and does it go away?

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