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* '''Before day 1:''' gradually reduce dosage of clomipramine to a maximum of 50 mg/day.
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* '''Day 1:''' reduce dosage of clomipramine to 25 mg/day.
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* '''Day 3:''' reduce dosage of clomipramine to 10 mg/day.
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* '''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.
* '''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.
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* Escitalopram is a very weak inhibitor of CYP2D6, which metabolizes clomipramine.
* Escitalopram is a very weak inhibitor of CYP2D6, which metabolizes clomipramine.
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Current revision as of 10:58, 4 November 2015

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

Switch medication from clomipramine to escitalopram.

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