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What is wellbutrin made of?

Status: Discontinued

May Treat:

Drug Class: Antidepressant-Norepinephrine and Dopamine Reuptake Inhibitors (NDRIs)

Availability: Prescription Required

Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

Status: Discontinued

May Treat:

Drug Class: Antidepressant-Norepinephrine and Dopamine Reuptake Inhibitors (NDRIs)

Availability: Prescription Required

Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

Lactation: Consult a doctor before using

Alcohol: Limit intake while taking this medication

Driving: May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Use caution

Manufacturer: GLAXOSMITHKLINE

PrecautionsPrecautions

  • Before use, important to read the Medication Guide
  • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
  • Call MD for mental or mood changes.
  • Before use, important to read the Medication Guide
  • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
  • Call MD for mental or mood changes.
  • May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol
  • Tell doctor your complete medical history.

  • For tablet products : Review all drugs you are taking with your doctor. Check warnings on OTC medications.
  • For tablet,sustained-release 12 hr products : Do not chew or crush. OK to split tablet if scored. Empty tablet shell may appear in stool.

What are side effects of Wellbutrin?Any warnings while using Wellbutrin?Does Wellbutrin interact with any drugs?Is Wellbutrin contraindicated for any condition?How to use Wellbutrin?What if you missed a dose of Wellbutrin?

For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

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  • People also askWhat are the good things about Wellbutrin?What are the good things about Wellbutrin?Wellbutrin (Bupropion) – Wellbutrin often suppresses appetite in certain individuals as well as gives them more energy for working out. This can be a good thing if the person is already overweight.

    Precautions

    • Before use, important to read the Medication Guide
    • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
    • Call MD for mental or mood changes.
    • Before use, important to read the Medication Guide
    • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
    • Call MD for mental or mood changes.
    • May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving.
    • Avoid drinking alcohol
    • Tell doctor your complete medical history.

    • For tablet products : Review all drugs you are taking with your doctor. Check warnings on OTC medications.
    • For tablet,sustained-release 12 hr products : Do not chew or crush. OK to split tablet if scored. Empty tablet shell may appear in stool.

    What are side effects of Wellbutrin?Any warnings while using Wellbutrin?Does Wellbutrin interact with any drugs?Is Wellbutrin contraindicated for any condition?How to use Wellbutrin?What if you missed a dose of Wellbutrin?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?What are the good things about Wellbutrin? Wellbutrin (Bupropion) – Wellbutrin often suppresses appetite in certain individuals as well as gives them more energy for working out. This can be a good thing if the person is already overweight.

    What are the long term side effects of Wellbutrin? Wellbutrin may also cause serious side effects. Some serious side effects of Wellbutrin are chest pains, irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure, disorientation, seizures, hallucinations, and difficulty swallowing or breathing.

    What is Wellbutrin mainly prescribed for? Wellbutrin is classed as an aminoketone. It was first approved for clinical use in the United States (U.S.) in 1985. It is one of the most frequently prescribed antidepressants in the English-speaking world. It is mainly used to treat and prevent depression and as a smoking cessation aid.

    How much Wellbutrin is dangerous? No single dose should exceed 150 mg, and the daily dose should not exceed 450 mg. The tablet should be taken in the morning and, in the case of the XR tablet, swallowed whole. Breaking or chewing an XR tablet increases the risk of an overdose, and possibly seizures.

    Precautions

    Precautions

    • Before use, important to read the Medication Guide
    • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
    • Call MD for mental or mood changes.
    • Before use, important to read the Medication Guide
    • Immediately report to MD any thoughts of suicide.
    • Call MD for mental or mood changes.
    • May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving.
    • Avoid drinking alcohol
    • Tell doctor your complete medical history.

    • For tablet products : Review all drugs you are taking with your doctor. Check warnings on OTC medications.
    • For tablet,sustained-release 12 hr products : Do not chew or crush. OK to split tablet if scored. Empty tablet shell may appear in stool.

    What are side effects of Wellbutrin?Any warnings while using Wellbutrin?Does Wellbutrin interact with any drugs?Is Wellbutrin contraindicated for any condition?How to use Wellbutrin?What if you missed a dose of Wellbutrin?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?What are the positive effects of Wellbutrin? Wellbutrin can also help to reduce withdrawal symptoms and nicotine cravings when quitting smoking. Studies further show that Wellbutrin can help to slow weight gain, a common withdrawal symptom. In addition, it has proven beneficial in alleviating anxiety disorders.

    Is Wellbutrin bad for You? Wellbutrin may cause seizures, especially in people with certain medical conditions or when using certain drugs. Tell your doctor about all of your medical conditions and the drugs you use. Some young people have thoughts about suicide when first taking an antidepressant.

    How effective is Wellbutrin? Wellbutrin has been found to be at least as effective as other popularly prescribed antidepressant medication. There is also less chance of weight gain, sleepiness, and sexual dysfunction than with other forms of treatment. It may even work actively against sexual dysfunction resulting from previous antidepressant use.

    Why does Wellbutrin cause stomach pain? Stomach Upset. After taking a dose of Wellbutrin, you may experience stomach upset as a side effect of this medication. Symptoms of stomach upset primarily include nausea or vomiting. Certain patients may also develop bowel movement difficulty (constipation), which can cause additional side effects of abdominal bloating, cramping or pain.