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Can Sam-e be taken with a antidepressant?

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In brief: Yes, it can

Sam-e is frequently combined with antidepressants.
Unlike most medications, Sam-e should be taken on an empty stomach, otherwise it doesn't get absorbed. The starting dose is about 400 mg, but it can be increased to 1,200 mg and higher.

In brief: Yes, it can

Sam-e is frequently combined with antidepressants.
Unlike most medications, Sam-e should be taken on an empty stomach, otherwise it doesn't get absorbed. The starting dose is about 400 mg, but it can be increased to 1,200 mg and higher.
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