Review: taking Wellbutrin and Cytomel together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Wellbutrin and Cytomel together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Wellbutrin and Cytomel. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 454 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Wellbutrin

Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 69,048 users)

Cytomel

Cytomel has active ingredients of liothyronine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Cytomel 3,729 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

454 people who take Wellbutrin, Cytomel are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Wellbutrin and Cytomel drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Wellbutrin:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0% - (3 of 15 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 44.0% - (8 of 18 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 50.0% - (7 of 14 people)
  • 10+ years: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Cytomel:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 41.0% - (5 of 12 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 68.0% - (15 of 22 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 77.0% - (7 of 9 people)
  • 10+ years: 81.0% - (9 of 11 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Wellbutrin:
  • female: 41.0% - (26 of 63 people)
  • male: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
Cytomel:
  • female: 57.0% - (34 of 59 people)
  • male: 71.0% - (5 of 7 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Wellbutrin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 30-39: 42.0% - (8 of 19 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (9 of 18 people)
  • 50-59: 28.0% - (6 of 21 people)
  • 60+: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
Cytomel:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 44.0% - (8 of 18 people)
  • 40-49: 72.0% - (13 of 18 people)
  • 50-59: 65.0% - (13 of 20 people)
  • 60+: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • hypothyroidism
  • insomnia
  • nausea
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • headache
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased
  • drug administration error
  • gastric disorder
1 - 6 months:
  • insomnia
  • chest pain
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • drug ineffective
  • emotional disorder
  • hepatic steatosis
  • hypercoagulation
  • hypothyroidism
  • mental disorder
  • migraine
6 - 12 months:
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • anxiety
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • ankle fracture
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • fall
  • insomnia
1 - 2 years:
  • lactose intolerance
  • drug ineffective
  • anxiety aggravated
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • drug administration error
  • gastric disorder
  • nausea
  • pain
  • renal function test abnormal
2 - 5 years:
  • asthma
  • hyperthyroidism
  • bipolar i disorder
  • cardiac arrest
  • clumsiness
  • constipation
  • depression
  • dysarthria
  • emotional distress
  • injury
5 - 10 years:
  • asthma
  • memory impairment
  • appetite increased
  • blood prolactin increased
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • galactorrhoea
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • insomnia
  • sinusitis acute
10+ years:
  • weight gain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • alcohol use
  • back pain
  • breast calcifications
  • cellulite
  • depression
  • dry skin
  • dystonia
  • eating - binge
not specified:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pruritus
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • oedema peripheral
  • hypertension
  • emotional distress

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • pain
  • pruritus
  • diarrhoea
  • hypertension
  • depression
  • arthritis
  • fatigue
male:
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • malaise
  • myalgia
  • arthralgia
  • insomnia
  • drug ineffective
  • energy increased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • disturbance in attention
  • insomnia
  • asthenia
  • decreased appetite
  • drug ineffective
  • energy increased
  • fatigue
  • malabsorption
  • malaise
  • product taste abnormal
30-39:
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • chest pain
  • depression
40-49:
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • back pain
  • arthritis
  • memory impairment
  • pruritus
  • fatigue
  • depression
50-59:
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • tooth fracture
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • constipation
  • hypertension
  • oedema peripheral
  • cough
60+:
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • anxiety
  • alopecia
  • muscular weakness
  • myalgia
  • dry skin
  • injury
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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