TABLE 3

SSRI Titration Schedule

MedicationStarting Dose, mg/dIncrements, mgEffective Dose, mgMaximum Dose, mgContraindication
Citalopram10102060MAOIs
Fluoxetine1010–202060MAOIs
Fluvoxamine5050150300MAOIs
Paroxetine10102060MAOIs
Sertraline2512.5–2550200MAOIs
Escitalopram551020MAOIs