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Offline mistyschanfish

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Time to up my meds!
« on: May 08, 2014, 11:22:03 PM »
I've been on Zoloft 50mg for about a year now. This past week all of my symptoms are flooding back. Feel worried and anxious all day. Waking up shaky and lightheaded with in a few minutes of getting out of bed. Back to have bad dizzy spells for no reason.  Had a panic attack at the grocery store today. Haven't had one in almost 6 months. I'm just starting to fear blood pressure or blood sugar problems. Not to mention the heart attack fears! My husband says my body has probably but up an immunity to the zoloft. Any advice or insight would be great.
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Re: Time to up my meds!
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2014, 12:21:17 AM »
50 is a VERY low dose of zoloft and we do build up tolerance over time.  Your husband is likely right.  I would talk to your doctor about increasing your dosage. 
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Re: Time to up my meds!
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2014, 09:28:03 AM »
Definetly going to call my doc for new prescriptions. Before I  start running to the er daily again.Thank you for your reply.
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