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Type Antidepressant
Group SNRI
Medscape Venlafaxine
PubChem 5656
PubMed Venlafaxine
Kompas (Dutch) Venlafaxine
Wikipedia Venlafaxine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
Medscape Sertraline
PubChem 68617
PubMed Sertraline
Kompas (Dutch) Sertraline
Wikipedia Sertraline

Switch medication from venlafaxine to sertraline.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop venlafaxine
  • Gradually reduce dosage of venlafaxine to a maximum of 75 mg/day.
  • When a dosage of 75 mg/day is reached, stop administration.
Eenrichtingbord.png Start sertraline
  • No wash-out period is needed.
  • Start sertraline the next day in a normal dosage of 50 mg/day.
Infobord.png More information
  • This switch is currently being reviewed.
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