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Is 200mg of parnate (tranylcypromine) dangerous?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Parnate (tranylcypromine).: Yikes. The usual recommended daily dose is 30 mg. , in divided doses, and in few weeks if response is limited, maximum dose can go up to 60 mg. Daily. Please contact your doctor before you do any increments in the dose.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Parnate: Very high dose. Parnate (Tranylcypromine) is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor antidepressant. here is a significant danger of a hypertensive crisis if one takes Parnate and eats food containing Tyramine.

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Is parnate (tranylcypromine) dangerous?

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Dr. Daniel Elskens
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Parnate (tranylcypromine): It is an antidepressant in the group known as monoamine oxidase inhibitors. It has risks related to all maoi usage, and should be monitored by a physician.

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