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* Gradually reduce dosage of fluoxetine to a maximum of 20 mg/ day, when this dosage is > 20 mg/day.
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* When a dosage of 20 mg/day is reached, stop administration.
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No wash-out period is needed.  
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* '''Day 1:''' start fluvoxamine the next day in low dosage of 25 mg/day.
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* '''Day 2:''' start fluvoxamine the next day in low dosage of 25 mg/day.
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* '''Day 14:''' increase dosage of fluvoxamine to normal, 50 mg/day.
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* '''Day 15:''' increase dosage of fluvoxamine to normal, 50 mg/day.
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* '''Day 21:''' increase dosage of fluvoxamine to 100 mg.
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* '''Day 22:''' increase dosage of fluvoxamine to 100 mg.
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* '''Day 28:''' increase dosage of fluvoxamine if necessary.
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* '''Day 29:''' increase dosage of fluvoxamine if necessary.
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* Fluoxetine has a very long elimination time; phasing out fluoxetine is therefore not necessary.
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Current revision as of 10:33, 28 October 2015

Fluoxetine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
links
Medscape Fluoxetine
PubChem 3386
PubMed Fluoxetine
Kompas (Dutch) Fluoxetine
Wikipedia Fluoxetine
Fluvoxamine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
links
Medscape Fluvoxamine
PubChem 5324346
PubMed Fluvoxamine
Kompas (Dutch) Fluvoxamine
Wikipedia Fluvoxamine

Switch medication from fluoxetine to fluvoxamine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop fluoxetine
Eenrichtingbord.png Start fluvoxamine

No wash-out period is needed.

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