Zoloft (sertraline)

Zoloft (sertraline) is good for treating depression and anxiety, but it can interact with many medicines.

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Upsides

  • One of the more effective and better tolerated antidepressants in its class.
  • Causes less sleepiness than other antidepressants.
  • Available as a generic, which is cheaper.
  • Best choice among antidepressants if you are pregnant.

Downsides

  • Takes at least 1 to 2 weeks to kick in and can take up to 12 weeks for maximum effect.
  • Can cause low sex drive, an inability to orgasm or ejaculate, and minor weight gain (1 to 5 pounds).
  • Is more likely to cause diarrhea compared to other antidepressants.
  • Interacts with lots of other medicines.
  • You may need to try out several different antidepressants before you find the one that works for you.
How it works

Zoloft (sertraline) is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. It raises serotonin levels in the brain, which affects mood.

Quick facts about Zoloft
  • Drug class: Mental health
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (sertraline)
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