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Table 3 SRI dosing

From: The Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Treatment Study II: rationale, design and methods

Drug Usual Starting dose ~ Mean Dose* Upper Dose Incremental Dose
Citalopram** 20 40 60 20
Clomipramine 50 150 250 50
Escitalopram** 10 20 30 10
Fluoxetine 20 40 60 20
Fluvoxamine 50 175 250 50
Paroxetine 20 30 50 10
Paroxetine-CR 20 30 50 10
Sertraline 50 125 200 50
Venlafaxine** 25 100 225 25
Venlafaxine XR** 37.5 112.5 225 37.5
  1. *Mean dose derived from registration trials, expert recommendation and the applicant's clinical experience
  2. **Not included in Expert Consensus Guidelines