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Alternatives to Tranylcypromine

Depression, even in its most severe form, is highly treatable. As with many illnesses, getting depression treatment early is more effective and reduces the chance of recurrence.
The most common forms of treatment for depression are medication (antidepressants) and psychotherapy ("talk therapy"). In some cases of severe depression, healthcare providers may recommend electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). Some people may also try complementary or alternative treatments for depression (see Natural Remedies for Depression).
Monoamine oxidase inhibitors, such as tranylcypromine, are usually used as a last resort, when other antidepressants have failed. Most people who take tranylcypromine will have tried most other alternatives to tranylcypromine for depression. These alternatives include:
(Click Parnate Alternatives to learn more about alternatives for tranylcypromine and Dealing With Depression to learn other ways of managing depression.)

Overdose With Tranylcypromine

People who take too much tranylcypromine may have overdose symptoms that could include:
If you happen to overdose on tranylcypromine, seek medical attention immediately.
(Click Parnate Overdose for more information.)
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