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sertraline

 [ser´trah-lēn]
a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor administered orally as the hydrochloride salt as an antidepressant and to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder and panic disorder.

sertraline

(sûr′trə-lēn′)
n.
A drug of the SSRI class, C17H17Cl2 N, used in its hydrochloride form primarily to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, and anxiety.

sertraline

Atruline, Lustral, Zoloft® Psychiatry A serotonin reuptake inhibiting–SRI antidepressant that blocks reuptake of serotonin at the synapse more potently than that of norepinephrine Indications Panic disorder, major depression, dysphoria, OCD, PTSD Contraindications MAOI therapy Adverse reactions Nausea, insomnia, somnolence, diarrhea, 1º ejaculatory delay; in children, hyperkinesia, twitching, fever, malaise, purpura, ↓ weight, emotional lability, ↓ urine concentration. See Obsessive-compulsive disorder, Serotonin-selective reuptake inhibitor.

sertraline

A SELECTIVE SEROTONIN RE-UPTAKE INHIBITOR drug used to treat depression and severe premenstrual syndrome. A brand name is Lustral.

Sertraline

Zoloft; a SSRI that is used to treat mental depression and a variety of other disorders.
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The decision was made to have him follow up with his primary care provider to change to an SSRI with a longer half-life, such as fluoxetine, as he did seem to be experiencing some discontinuation even after missing just a dose or two of sertraline.
This randomised, double-blind, placebo-and active-controlled phase II trial was initiated in 2017 and was designed to assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability of flexible doses of brexpiprazole as monotherapy, flexible doses of sertraline as monotherapy or as combination therapy with both brexpiprazole and sertraline in adult subjects with PTSD.
We diagnosed panic disorder and initiated oral administration of sertraline 25 mg after supper.
Each planarian was studied individually during 72 h, with the following standard protocol: (1) transference to the test dish; (2) 10 min for acclimation; (3) 10 min of recording (considered as control); (4) replacement of medium with sertraline; (5) 25 min of incubation; (6) 10 min of recording (considered as sertraline 25 min); (7) 24 h of incubation; (8) 10 min of recording (considered as sertraline 24 h); (9) replacement of incubation medium with APW (5x); (10) 24 h of incubation in APW; (11) 10 min of recording (considered as sertraline withdrawal, 24 h).
Investigators performed a meta-analysis of all trials (14 RCTs; 2490 patients, total) that used the same standardized symptom severity score (the Children's Depression Rating Scale--Revised [CDRS-R], range 17 to 113 points) to evaluate the following medications: fluoxetine, sertraline, escitalopram, citalopram, paroxetine, venlafaxine, and mirtazapine.
Specific gas chromatography mass spectrometric analysis of blood and urine revealed the presence of sertraline and quetiapine, two of the three psychoactive drugs (the other was methylphenidate) taken by the 8 years old brother affected by Asperger syndrome.
"The study's findings regarding the different effects of sertraline on brain-region volumes in depressed versus non-depressed subjects are compelling," Shively said.
rosea (n=20), sertraline (n=19), or placebo (n=18).
39% Continue sertraline, begin another course of CBT, and encourage Ms.
Therefore, the market size of sertraline is expected to expand in the next few years in China.
Sertraline 25 mg/day oral treatment given besides couple psychotherapy.
The decline in HAM-D scores was greater for sertraline (-8.2,95% confidence interval [CI], -12.7 to -3.6) versus R.