Mirtazapine-paroxetine

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Mirtazapine
Type Antidepressant
Group other
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Medscape Mirtazapine
PubChem 4205
PubMed Mirtazapine
Kompas (Dutch) Mirtazapine
Wikipedia Mirtazapine
paroxetine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
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Medscape paroxetine
PubChem 43815
PubMed paroxetine
Kompas (Dutch) paroxetine
Wikipedia paroxetine

Switch medication from mirtazapine to paroxetine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop mirtazapine
  • Before day 1: Gradually reduce dosage of mirtazapine to a maximum of 30 mg/day, when this dosage is > 30 mg/day.
  • Day 1: Reduce dosage of mirtazapine to 15 mg/day.
  • Day 8: Stop administration of mirtazapine.
Eenrichtingbord.png Start paroxetine
  • Day 2: Start paroxetine in normal dosage of 20 mg/day.
  • After 3 weeks: If necessary increase dosage gradually to 30-50 mg/day.


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