Mar 15, 2014 · The 25 mg of Zoloft is considered a child's dose. Nevertheless, while I was suffering suicidal anxiety, 25 mg helped me ENORMOUSLY. When my psychiatrist was emphatic that 50 mg was the therapeutic dose for adults, I complied.
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The Zoloft dosage that doctors usually recommend for adults with depression or obsessive-compulsive disorder is 50 mg once a day. Although the starting dose for people with panic disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, or social anxiety disorder is typically 25 mg daily, healthcare providers often increase that dose to 50 mg daily.Author: Kristi Monson, Pharmd; Arthur Schoenstadt, MD.
The safety and effectiveness of Zoloft has not been established to treat any other condition in children and adolescents under age 18. Zoloft is not an FDA-approved ADHD medication. Physicians may recommend a reduced dose for adults over age 65. How to Use ZoloftAuthor: Janice Rodden.