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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 mirtazapine the next day in low dosage of 15 mg/day.
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* '''Day 2:''' start mirtazapine the next day in low dosage of 15 mg/day.
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* '''Day 21:''' increase dosage of mirtazapine to normal, 30 mg/day.
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* '''Day 22:''' increase dosage of mirtazapine to normal, 30 mg/day.
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* (Desmethyl)Fluoxetine has a very long elimination time; phasing out fluoxetine is therefore not necessary.
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Current revision as of 10:27, 28 October 2015

Fluoxetine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
links
Medscape Fluoxetine
PubChem 3386
PubMed Fluoxetine
Kompas (Dutch) Fluoxetine
Wikipedia Fluoxetine
Mirtazapine
Type Antidepressant
Group other
links
Medscape Mirtazapine
PubChem 4205
PubMed Mirtazapine
Kompas (Dutch) Mirtazapine
Wikipedia Mirtazapine

Switch medication from fluoxetine to mirtazapine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop fluoxetine
Eenrichtingbord.png Start mirtazapine

No wash-out period is needed.

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