Switch medication from vortioxetine to moclobemide.
- Decrease with about 25% of original dose every 3 days
- stop and wait 14 days for washout
- a wash-out period of 2 weeks is necessary.  
- Start at the first day after the washout period with about 25% of target dose.
- Occurrence of the serotonin syndrome is possible without wash-out period.
- Katona et al. New generation multi-modal antidepressants: focus on vortioxetine for major depressive disorder. 2014 2014 Feb 19;10:349-54
- KNMP; Informatorium Medicamentorum 2015; Monografie "vortioxetine" (Dutch)
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