Comparing Antidepressants: Long-Acting Formulations

This post will focus on the following three available long-acting formulations of antidepressants:

(1) FLUOXETINE CR:

Comparing daily fluoxetine with weekly fluoxetine in terms of:

  • Dosing strategy
  • Efficacy
  • Relapse
  • Compliance

(2) PAROXETINE CR, and

(3) VENLAFAXINE XR

Details of these two medications is available in our course chapter:

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