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Serzone (nefazodone)

Classification: Serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor antidepressant

Form: 100mg, 150mg, 200mg, and 250mg tablet

Usual Dosage: 100mg twice per day not to exceed 300mg twice per day
**Dose reduction may be necessary in patients taking Protease Inhibitors**

Instructions: can be taken with or without food

Side effects to report to your doctor

  • suicide thoughts
  • problems urinating
  • insomnia or somulence
  • nausea / vomiting /diarrhea
  • dry mouth
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • sexual dysfunction (ejaculatory delay)
  • unusual dreams

Use with caution in people with heart disease

*Can cause an increase in suicidal thoughts*

For more information on Serzone click here.


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