Venlafaxine-tranylcypromine

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Venlafaxine
Type Antidepressant
Group SNRI
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Medscape Venlafaxine
PubChem 5656
PubMed Venlafaxine
Kompas (Dutch) Venlafaxine
Wikipedia Venlafaxine
Tranylcypromine
Type Antidepressant
Group MAO-I
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Medscape Tranylcypromine
PubChem 5530
PubMed Tranylcypromine
Wikipedia Tranylcypromine

Switch medication from venlafaxine to tranylcypromine.

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.
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  • Day 8-14: a wash-out period of 1 week is necessary.
  • Day 15: start administration of tranylcypromine in a low dosage of 20 mg/day for one week.
  • Day 22: after this week the dosage of tranylcypromine can be increased if necessary.
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