Venlafaxine-imipramine

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Venlafaxine
Type Antidepressant
Group SNRI
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Medscape Venlafaxine
PubChem 5656
PubMed Venlafaxine
Kompas (Dutch) Venlafaxine
Wikipedia Venlafaxine
Imipramine
Type Antidepressant
Group TCA
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Medscape Imipramine
PubChem 3696
PubMed Imipramine
Kompas (Dutch) Imipramine
Wikipedia Imipramine

Switch medication from venlafaxine to imipramine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop venlafaxine
  • Before day 1: gradually reduce dosage of venlafaxine to a maximum of 75 mg/ day.
  • Day 1: reduce a dosage of 75 mg/day to 37,5 mg/day or 75 mg slow release.
  • Day 8: stop administration of venlafaxine.
Eenrichtingbord.png Start imipramine
  • Day 9: start administration of imipramine in a low dosage of 25 mg/day.
Infobord.png More information
  • “Start low, go slow” for imipramine
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