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Burn Along
Sertraline
by shadow
Citation:   shadow. "Burn Along: An Experience with Sertraline (exp12013)". Erowid.org. Jul 8, 2005. erowid.org/exp/12013

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DOSE:
50 mg insufflated Pharms - Sertraline (ground / crushed)

BODY WEIGHT: 195 lb


Tonight I was in one of my more experimental moods, and after determining that my supply of psychedelic substances was quite obviously zilch I decided to try snorting one of my 50mg Zoloft pills.

To be blunt - aside from the expected mood lift, the experience was rotten. There was a burn that initially was very calm - I have felt a similar burn with insufflated vicodin, and I can deal with it.

However, as time passed, the burn intensified. Soon my eyes began watering and my nose was running. I began to sneeze and was feeling generally very uncomfortable.

I decided to take a shower, and sat in there for 30 minutes in the steam to help my nasal passages. I did as much as I could to clean out my nose.

I am writing this now an hour and a half after insufflation. My nose is still agitated as is my throat. In my experience, insufflation is really a hit and miss crapshoot. I'm writing this on the off chance someone else might decide to take the same path I did - hopefully I'll save them a night of annoying nose problems.

Exp Year: 2002ExpID: 12013
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jul 8, 2005Views: 35,517
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