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Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
Medscape Fluoxetine
PubChem 3386
PubMed Fluoxetine
Kompas (Dutch) Fluoxetine
Wikipedia Fluoxetine
Type Antidepressant
Group MAO-I
Medscape Tranylcypromine
PubChem 5530
PubMed Tranylcypromine
Wikipedia Tranylcypromine

Switch medication from fluoxetine to tranylcypromine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop fluoxetine
  • Decrease with about 25% of original dose every 3 days
  • wait for 5-6 weeks for washout
Eenrichtingbord.png Start tranylcypromine
  • Start at the first day after the washout period of 5-6 weeks with about 25% of target dose.
Letopbord.png Cave
Infobord.png More information
  • Desmethylfluoxetine has a half live of about one week so a long wash-out period is necessary.
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