A light green pill with G 4960 on one side and 25 mg on the other side. What is it?

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An oval green pill with the imprint G 4960 on the front, and 25 | MG on the back of it is 25mg of Sertraline (made by Greenstone Limited).

Sertraline is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor that is used to treat social anxiety disorder, depression, panic disorder, major depressive disorder, and anxiety and stress, among other illnesses.

This drug is sold under the brand name Zoloft.

There is a low risk of abuse with this drug.

This prescription-only medication may pose a risk to an unborn fetus, and should be used only under a doctor's supervision.

WebMD offers tips on Foods to Avoid When Taking Zoloft, CrazyMeds.com provides information on How to Take Zoloft (sertraline), and RxList offers tips on what you should discuss with [your] healthcare provider before taking sertraline (Zoloft).

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Updated on Tuesday, November 25 2014 at 03:51PM EST