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* '''Before day 1:''' gradually reduce dosage of clomipramine to a maximum of 50 mg/day.
* '''Day 1:''' reduce dosage of clomipramine to 25 mg/day.
* '''Day 3:''' reduce dosage of clomipramine to 10 mg/day.
* '''Day 8:''' stop administration of clomipramine.
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* '''Day 1:''' simultaneously start administration of escitalopram in a normal dosage of 10 mg/day.
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* Occurrence of serotonin syndrome is theoretically possible, so caution is necessary.
* Escitalopram is a very weak inhibitors of CYP2D6, which metabolizes clomipramine.

Revision as of 21:50, 4 March 2010

Type Antidepressant
Group TCA
ATC-code N06AA04
Medscape Clomipramine
PubChem 2801
PubMed Clomipramine
Kompas (Dutch) Clomipramine
Wikipedia Clomipramine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
Medscape Escitalopram
PubChem 10832572
PubMed Escitalopram
Kompas (Dutch) Escitalopram
Wikipedia Escitalopram

Switch medication from clomipramine to escitalopram.

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