Zoloft 25 mg Tablets
Zoloft® (sertraline hydrochloride) is a prescription drug approved for the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and other conditions within the brain. It comes in tablet and liquid form, and is available in the following strengths:
- Zoloft 25 mg tablets
- Zoloft 50 mg tablets
- Zoloft 100 mg tablets
- Zoloft oral concentrate 20 mg per mL.
The recommended starting dosage for people with depression or obsessive-compulsive disorder is 50 mg once a day. Your healthcare provider may choose to increase the amount if symptoms continue, or decrease it if side effects occur.
People with panic disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, or social anxiety disorder typically start with Zoloft 25 mg tablets (one tablet, once a day). After a week, your healthcare provider will likely increase the dose to 50 mg once a day.
The recommended starting dosage for those with premenstrual dysphoric disorder is Zoloft 50 mg once a day, either throughout the entire menstrual cycle or just during the last two weeks of the cycle (before a woman's period starts), depending on your healthcare provider's instructions.
(Click Zoloft Dosage to find out how dosing works for children and for instructions on how to use the liquid form of Zoloft.)