Moclobemide. An update of its pharmacological properties and therapeutic use.

@article{Fulton1996MoclobemideAU,
  title={Moclobemide. An update of its pharmacological properties and therapeutic use.},
  author={Bret Fulton and Paul Benfield},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={1996},
  volume={52 3},
  pages={450-74}
}
Unlike older monoamine oxidase inhibitors, which irreversibly and nonselectively bind monoamine oxidase (MAO), moclobemide is a reversible and selective inhibitor of the MAO-A isozyme. Moclobemide only weakly potentiates the pressor response induced by tyramine or other indirectly acting sympathomimetics; therefore, there is no need to avoid dietary… CONTINUE READING