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How do I take sertraline?

Take sertraline according to your doctor's precise directions. In order to keep balanced levels of sertraline in your body, take sertraline at the same time every day. Sertraline comes in both tablet and liquid forms, and can be taken with or without food. It may take more than four weeks for sertraline to begin working. Do not stop taking sertraline without your doctor's approval.

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