Open main menu

Psychiatrienet β


Revision as of 22:18, 3 May 2009 by Alexandra (talk | contribs) (Created page with '{{Drugswitch | from = sertraline | to = tranylcypromine | stop = * '''Before day 0:''' gradually reduce dosage of sertraline to a maximum of 25 mg/day, when this dosage is > 2...')
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Type Antidepressant
Group SSRI
Medscape Sertraline
PubChem 68617
PubMed Sertraline
Kompas (Dutch) Sertraline
Wikipedia Sertraline
Type Antidepressant
Group MAO-I
Medscape Tranylcypromine
PubChem 5530
PubMed Tranylcypromine
Wikipedia Tranylcypromine

Switch medication from sertraline to tranylcypromine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop sertraline
  • Before day 0: gradually reduce dosage of sertraline to a maximum of 25 mg/day, when this dosage is > 25 mg/day.
  • Day 1: stop administration of sertraline.
Eenrichtingbord.png Start tranylcypromine
  • Day 1-7: a wash-out period of one week is necessary.
  • Day 8: start tranylcypromine the next day in a normal dosage of 20 mg/day.
Infobord.png More information
  • A switch from sertraline to tranylcypromine is not obvious, given the necessary prolonged wash-out period in this case.
  • Occurrence of serotonin syndrome is reported when a wash-out period (of one week) is not considered.
The editors of take the greatest care to provide up-to-date and accurate information on this site. Nevertheless, mistakes and omissions cannot be entirely excluded. No rights devolve from the information provided. The editors and other providers of information to this site accept no responsibility for the content of this site or for the information provided therein; neither do they accept responsibility for possible damages which may derive from the use of the information on this site or from the linked sites. The editorial board accepts no responsibility for the content of the (linked) sites, for access to them, or for the products and services on these sites, nor for the occurrence of errors, viruses, and/or disruptions in service.