noun. a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade name Zoloft).
- selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Example sentences of the word sertraline
1. Noun, singular or mass
For example, the University of Michigan used sertraline in a study done in 2008 as its base medication while testing other possible candidate medications for depression and anxiety.
2. Verb, base form
Examples of SSRIs include fluoxetine--Prozac--and sertraline**--Zoloft.