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How do you switch between tricyclic, SSRI and related antidepressants?

This updated Medicines Q&A provides advice on the risks and suggested strategies for switching between tricyclic (TCA), selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) and related antidepressants.… Agomelatine Amitriptyline Citalopram Clomipramine Dosulepin Doxepin Drug interactions Duloxetine Escitalopram Fluoxetine Fluvoxamine Imipramine Lofepramine Mental health and illness Mirtazapine Nortriptyline Paroxetine Q&A Reboxetine Sertraline Trimipramine Venlafaxine Vortioxetine

Is there a lactose-free antidepressant?

This Medicine Q&A lists currently available lactose-free antidepressant preparations. There is a lactose-free preparation available for all antidepressants except for clomipramine, doxepin, isocarboxazid, moclobemide, nortriptyline… Agomelatine Amitriptyline Citalopram Dosulepin Duloxetine Escitalopram Fluoxetine Fluvoxamine Imipramine Lactose Lofepramine Mental Health Mental health and illness Mianserin Mirtazapine Nortriptyline Paroxetine Phenelzine Q&A Reboxetine Sertraline Tranylcypromine Trazodone Trimipramine Venlafaxine Vortioxetine

Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

generic · Arrowe (Actavis)

Arrowe (Actavis)
Tablets 70mg
A3 · Amber 3 · No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Protect from moisture. Protect from light.
14th October 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Imipramine, Nortriptyline
No published evidence of safety
Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug’s properties
Monitor infants for drowsiness, poor feeding and irritability/behavioural effects
30th July 2020