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Clomipramine-amitriptyline

Clomipramine
Type Antidepressant
Group TCA
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ATC-code N06AA04
Medscape Clomipramine
PubChem 2801
PubMed Clomipramine
Kompas (Dutch) Clomipramine
Wikipedia Clomipramine
Amitriptyline
Type Antidepressant
Group TCA
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ATC-code N06AA09
Medscape Amitriptyline
PubChem 2160
PubMed Amitriptyline
Kompas (Dutch) Amitriptyline
Wikipedia Amitriptyline

Switch medication from clomipramine to amitriptyline.

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  • Decrease with about 25% of the original dose per 3 days.
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  • No wash-out period is needed.
  • Increase with about 25% of target dose per 3 days.
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  • Both drugs are a TCA with anticholinergic properties, so a switch to a relatively high starting dose can be made.
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