Difference between revisions of "Venlafaxine-escitalopram"

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* No wash-out period is needed.
* '''Day 15:''' start escitalopram in a normal dosage of 10 mg/day.

Revision as of 00:55, 5 March 2010

Type Antidepressant
Group SNRI
Medscape Venlafaxine
PubChem 5656
PubMed Venlafaxine
Kompas (Dutch) Venlafaxine
Wikipedia Venlafaxine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
Medscape Escitalopram
PubChem 10832572
PubMed Escitalopram
Kompas (Dutch) Escitalopram
Wikipedia Escitalopram

Switch medication from venlafaxine to escitalopram.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop venlafaxine
  • Day 1-14: gradually reduce dosage of venlafaxine to a maximum of 37,5 mg or 75 mg (slow release)/ day.
  • Day 15: stop administration of venlafaxine
Eenrichtingbord.png Start escitalopram
  • No wash-out period is needed.
  • Day 15: start escitalopram in a normal dosage of 10 mg/day.

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