Difference between revisions of "Vortioxetine-trazodone"

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* '''Day 1:''' reduce dosage of vortioxetine to 5 mg/day.
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* '''Day 8:''' stop administration of vortioxetine.
 
 
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* No wash-out period is needed.  
 
* No wash-out period is needed.  
* '''Day 8:''' start trazodone in a dosage of 100-150 mg/day.
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* '''Day 9:''' start trazodone in a dosage of 100-150 mg/day.
 
* If necessary, increase the dosage of trazodone gradually to a maximum of 400 mg/day.
 
* If necessary, increase the dosage of trazodone gradually to a maximum of 400 mg/day.
 
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Revision as of 14:59, 4 November 2015

Vortioxetine
Type Antidepressant
Group SMS
links
Medscape Vortioxetine
PubChem 9966051
PubMed Vortioxetine
Kompas (Dutch) Vortioxetine
Wikipedia Vortioxetine
Trazodone
Type Antidepressant
Group other
links
Medscape Trazodone
PubChem 5533
PubMed Trazodone
Kompas (Dutch) Trazodone
Wikipedia Trazodone

Switch medication from vortioxetine to trazodone.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop vortioxetine
  • Day 1: reduce dosage of vortioxetine to 5 mg/day.
  • Day 8: stop administration of vortioxetine.
Eenrichtingbord.png Start trazodone
  • No wash-out period is needed.
  • Day 9: start trazodone in a dosage of 100-150 mg/day.
  • If necessary, increase the dosage of trazodone gradually to a maximum of 400 mg/day.
Infobord.png More information
  • Occurrence of the serotonin syndrome is not likely, but theoretically possible, so caution is necessary.
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