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Sertraline (Zoloft®)
Veterinary & Aquatic Services Department, Drs. Foster & Smith
Behavior Modifiers
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Sertraline is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It is used to treat behavior problems in dogs and cats including anxiety, aggression, and obsessive compulsive behavior such as constant licking. Contact your veterinarian if your pet experiences diarhea, loss of appetite, vomiting, tiredness, jaundice (yellowing of the gums, skin, or whites of the eyes), anxiety, restlessness, panting, or irritability while being treated with sertraline. Even though sertraline may be used to treat aggression, it may actually cause aggression in some dogs. If this occurs, contact your veterinarian immediately.

Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

If you think your pet has been poisoned...

Contact your veterinarian or one of the Animal Poison Hotlines (listed below) if you think your pet may have accidentally received or been given an overdose of the medication.

**ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center - 24-hour service available throughout North America.

1-888-4ANI-HELP (1-888-426-4435). $65.00 per case, billed to caller's credit card.

Follow-up calls can be made for no additional charge by dialing 888-299-2973.

There is no charge when the call involves a product covered by the Animal Product Safety Service.

**Pet Poison Helpline - 24-hour service available throughout North America for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet.

1-800-213-6680 ($59.00 per incident). Staffed 24-hours a day.

Updated 6/20/17

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