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How does sertraline treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)?

Sertraline is an antidepressant that treats the symptoms of different psychological disorders, including obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), by increasing serotonin and balancing chemicals in the brain. Sertraline is classified as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI).

 

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