Definition of Zoloft

1. Noun. A selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade name Zoloft).

Exact synonyms: Sertraline
Generic synonyms: Selective-serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor, Ssri
Language type: Trade Name



Definition of Zoloft

1. Proper noun. The anti-depression medicine sertraline. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Zoloft

1. A common prescription drug used to treat depression. It is classed as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, or SSRI, which functionally means that it increases the levels of serotonin in the body. This drug, as is the case with other SSRIs, can be dangerous if they are mixed with other drugs such as other antidepressants, illicit drugs (LSD, cocaine, methamphetamine), some antihistamines (Seldane, Histmanal), some antibiotics, and calcium channel blockers. Side effects include lethargy, confusion, flushing, sweating and muscle spasms. Overdose can cause damage to red blood cells, breathing problems and kidney damage. (09 Oct 1997)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Zoloft

zoist
zoists
zoite
zokor
zokors
zol
zolazepam
zoledronate
zoledronates
zoledronic
zoledronic acid
zolenzepine
zolimidine
zolimomab
zolmitriptan
zoloft (current term)
zolpidem
zols
zombi
zombi spirit
zombic
zombie
zombie bank
zombie banks
zombie out
zombie process
zombie processes
zombie spirit
zombied-out
zombied out

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