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Are deprevix and zoloft similar? If not then what is the

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Hi Dr.
My name is***** deprevix and zoloft similar? If not then what is the difference between them?
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 9 months ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.
There is difference between deprevix & zoloft.
Zoloft is sertraline & deprevix is venlafaxine.
Zoloft is SSRI & deprevix is SNRI.

So the mode of action is a bit different.

However, both are used to treat depression, anxiety etc.

I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Is zolft considered safer?
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 9 months ago.

Zoloft is usually well tolerated.

Individual response to a medicine differs widely.
Some may have side effects with zoloft, some can have it with venlafaxine.
If you feel side effects with one, doctor can change it.