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SummaryA Tricyclic antidepressant, that has quite unique pharmacological properties than others in its class. Such as the possible indirect action on NMDA/AMPA and a full agonist at the μ-opioid receptor. While abuse of this substance is uncommon, it has been shown in a few countries.
DoseLight: 7.5mg Common: 12.5mg Strong: 17mg Note: Tianeptine is reported to have opioid-like effects at high doses, but this is offset by an increased risk of liver damage
Onset15-45 minutes.
Duration4-6 hours.
After-effects1-8 hours.