Agomelatine-fluvoxamine

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Agomelatine
Type Antidepressant
Group other
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ATC-code N06AX22
EMEA valdoxan
PubChem 82148
PubMed Agomelatine
Kompas (Dutch) Agomelatine
Wikipedia Agomelatine
Fluvoxamine
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
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Medscape Fluvoxamine
PubChem 5324346
PubMed Fluvoxamine
Kompas (Dutch) Fluvoxamine
Wikipedia Fluvoxamine

Switch medication from agomelatine to fluvoxamine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop agomelatine
  • Day 1: Stop agomelatine.
  • Agomelatine can be stopped abruptly for every dosage.[1]
Eenrichtingbord.png Start fluvoxamine
  • Day 2: Start administration of fluvoxamine the next day in a normal dosage of 50 mg/day.
  • After 3 weeks: If necessary, increase dosage of fluvoxamine gradually to 100-300 mg/day
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  • Fluvoxamine stops the metabolism of agomelatine via CYP1A2 and CYP2C9.
  • Pharmacokinetic interaction is not important because of low plasma levels.
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