Citalopram treatment of fluoxetine nonresponders.

  title={Citalopram treatment of fluoxetine nonresponders.},
  author={Michael E. Thase and John P. Feighner and R. Bruce Lydiard},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  volume={62 9},
BACKGROUND We assessed the tolerability and utility of switching fluoxetine nonresponders to citalopram the day that fluoxetine therapy was stopped. METHOD Fifty-eight outpatients with DSM-IV major depressive episode and prospectively confirmed nonresponse to fluoxetine (mean final dose = 31 mg/day) were switched directly to citalopram (20 mg/day). Of the… CONTINUE READING