Zoloft is a select inhibitor of serotonin (SCPI). You may use it for treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder, depression, panic attacks, post traumatic stress disorder (social phobia) and a severe form of premenstrual syndrome. It helps to improve mood, appetite, sleep, energy level and may help restore your interest in daily life. It can reduce the fear, anxiety, unwanted thoughts and the number of panic attacks. It help to reduce such repeated tasks (as hand washing, counting and checking) that interferes with daily live. Zoloft help to restore the balance of certain natural chemicals (neurotransmitters such as serotonin) in the brain. Take it orals and a day or as doctor says. You may take it in the morning or in the evening (it depends on your feeling) and if you have side effects such as drowsiness or wakeful. In tablet form you may take it with or without food. In capsule form you may take it with food after breakfast or as a doctor says. Dosage depends on your health, feeling and reaction on treatment. If you have side effects the doctor can advice you to take less medication than prescribed and gradually increase. A daily dose of no more than 200mg. Follow doctor's instructions. Don't take more or less medicine as a doctor say. Your condition get the most benefit from it and side effects will increase. Use Zoloft regularly in order to get more effect from using it. If you feel better don't stop taking it. Don't stop taking it and consult with a doctor. If you stop taking it abruptly you may get even worse. Your dose may need gradually decreased to reduce side effects. Consult with your doctor to get more information. You will feel the full effect after 4 week of using it. If you have problems with your health inform your doctor.