Store sertraline at room temperature, away from moisture or heat. Keep the tablets in an airtight container. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you do not take your sertraline as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Strengths of Sertraline
Sertraline tablets are available in three strengths:
Sertraline 25 mg
Sertraline 50 mg
Sertraline 100 mg.
The liquid form is available in one strength -- sertraline oral concentrate 20 mg per mL.
Is Generic Sertraline Available?
Yes, sertraline is available as a generic. Both brand-name (Zoloft) and generic sertraline tablets and liquid are available for sale.
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Last reviewed by: KristiMonson, PharmD;
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