Also known as Zoloft
Sertraline hydrochloride (trade names Zoloft, Lustral) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It was introduced to the market by Pfizer in 1991. Sertraline is primarily prescribed for major depressive disorder in adult outpatients as well as obsessive–compulsive, panic, and social anxiety disorders in both adults and children. In 2011, it was the second-most prescribed antidepressant on the U.S. retail market, with 37,208,000 prescriptions.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $12.62 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed sertraline to treat depression, obsessive compulsive disorder (ocd), social phobia, and postpartum depression.
Patients taking sertraline most commonly experience side effects like nausea, insomnia, and diarrhea.
|Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) (OCD)|
|Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) (PTSD)|