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Sertraline side effects

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Hi
I take Sertraline for 12 days by now. The problem is that I still have strong side effects, panic, and anxiety attacks. I know that it takes some time that can be from 2 till 6 weeks but I just wanted to know if anybody else has so long side effects. I have also prescribed Diazepam 2 mg to take in case of attacks but sometimes seems that it not helps.
 
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Hi, Motta, I'm lucky not to have experienced side effects with Sertraline and don't know how long it would take on average for the side effects to subside. Sorry I can't be of more help.
:welcome: to the forum, by the way.
 
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Welcome to the forum Motta, I did not have any side effects when I was on Sertraline 50mg and it took about 6 weeks to kick in and I am now on 100mg.
 
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6 to 8 weeks for side effects to bugger off
 
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Hi, Motta, I'm lucky not to have experienced side effects with Sertraline and don't know how long it would take on average for the side effects to subside. Sorry I can't be of more help.
:welcome: to the forum, by the way.
Hi

Thank you.

I feel better now is been 2 weeks by now. So looks like is coming down on side efects.
 
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Welcome to the forum Motta, I did not have any side effects when I was on Sertraline 50mg and it took about 6 weeks to kick in and I am now on 100mg.

Welcome to the forum Motta, I did not have any side effects when I was on Sertraline 50mg and it took about 6 weeks to kick in and I am now on 100mg.
Hi

Thank you.

I feel better now is been 2 weeks by now. So looks like is coming down on side effects.
 
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Thanks for letting me know Motta, that is good news mate.
 
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