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Moclobemide-vortioxetine

Moclobemide
Type Antidepressant
Group MAO-I
links
Medscape Moclobemide
PubChem 4235
PubMed Moclobemide
Kompas (Dutch) Moclobemide
Wikipedia Moclobemide
Vortioxetine
Type Antidepressant
Group SMS
links
Medscape Vortioxetine
PubChem 9966051
PubMed Vortioxetine
Kompas (Dutch) Vortioxetine
Wikipedia Vortioxetine

Switch medication from moclobemide to vortioxetine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop moclobemide
  • Decrease with about 25% of original dose every 3 days
  • Stop and wait for about 24 hour as a washout period
Eenrichtingbord.png Start vortioxetine
  • Start with the initial dose
Infobord.png More information
  • Because of short halve life of moclobemide after stopping, the next antidepressant can start next day.
  • A wash-out period is not necessary.
  • Occurrence of serotonin syndrome is theoretically possible, so caution is necessary.
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