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Active ingredients: sertraline
What it is used for
Children and Adolescents,Sertraline generichealth is indicated for the treatment of children (aged 6 years of age and older) and adolescents with OCD.,Adults,Sertraline generichealth is indicated for the treatment of major depression, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and panic disorder.,Sertraline generichealth is indicated for the treatment of social phobia (social anxiety disorder) and the prevention of its relapse.,Sertraline generichealth is indicated for the treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) as defined by DSM-IV criteria.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
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- Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Blue coloured, capsule shaped, biconvex, film coated tablets debossed with 'SER' on one side and "5" and "0" on either side of the breakline on the other side.
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on December 1, 2022. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient sertraline
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems
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