Our expert says:
Its best to check with your prescribing doc, because one of the important questions is whether this is the right time to try coming of the medicine. Too often, someone who is feeling fine, comes off too soon, and the Depression comes back --- usually we consider at least 6 to 9 months as the wisest duration of treatment for a first Depression. The prescribing doc can then advise on the best way for you to come off it. Either of the ways you mention could work for you. Different ADs vary in how quickly they leave the body ; Fluoxetine is a relative slow one, so every second day could work, whereas for other ADs which leave quicker, moving to a small daily dose would be e better way to gp
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