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Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
ATC-code N06AB04
Medscape Citalopram
PubChem 2771
PubMed Citalopram
Kompas (Dutch) citalopram
Wikipedia citalopram
Type Antidepressant
Group other
ATC-code N06AX12
Medscape Bupropion
PubChem 444
PubMed Bupropion
Kompas (Dutch) Bupropion
Wikipedia Bupropion

Switch medication from citalopram to bupropion.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop citalopram
  • Day 0: gradually reduce dosage of citalopram/escitalopram to a maximum of 20 mg/ day resp. 10 mg/day, when this dosage is respectively > 20 mg/day and > 10 mg/day.
  • Day 1: reduce dosage of citalopram/escitalopram to a maximum of 10 mg/ day resp. 5 mg/day.
Eenrichtingbord.png Start bupropion
  • Day 1: simultaneously start bupropion in a normal dosage of 150 mg/day.
  • Day 8: stop administration of citalopram/escitalopram and continue administration of bupropion.
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