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I just met a new psych nurse practitioner. She is putting me

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I just met a new psych nurse practitioner. She is putting me on Zoloft 25 mg to go with my effexor xr 150 mg. I read you can't do this because one is a SNRI and the other is a SSRI and I can get serotonin syndrome. Also, she is changing me from klonopin to ativan. Can you do all these things? From what I read, NO
Thank you.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 1 year ago.


What were you taking previously?

Was it controlling the problem?