Tianeptine sodium is a structurally novel, serotonin specific antidepressant. It is useful in the treatment of neurotic and reactive depressions, as well as depressive states accompanied by anxiety.
The effect tianeptine sulfate lasts longer than tianeptine sodium. Tianeptine sulfate is absorbed by the body slowly so its effect is also extended and that means less dosing.
Tianeptine sulfate is more stable than tianeptine sodium which is notoriously unstable; it reacts to both atmospheric moisture and to light. Tianeptine sulfate on the other hand does not absorb the water from air so it does not clump.Tianeptine sulfate is soluble and cam be mixed easily with water.