Review: Wellbutrin and Cannabis drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Wellbutrin and Cannabis. It is created by eHealthMe based on 94 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Wellbutrin (latest outcomes from 54,525 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Cannabis (latest outcomes from 424 users) has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 94 people who reported to have interactions when taking Wellbutrin, Cannabis are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride)
- Cannabis (marijuana)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Wellbutrin, Cannabis:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)||48|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||44|
|Pollakiuria (abnormally frequent passage of relatively small quantities or urine)||44|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Wellbutrin, Cannabis:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nightmare (unpleasant dream)||2|
|Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)||2|
|Pain - Joints||2|
|Tardive Dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements)||1|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||1|
|Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar cause seizures)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer metastatic
- Multiple myeloma
- Irritable bowel syndrome
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Cannabis (marijuana) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Wellbutrin is used in:
- Cannabis is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Wellbutrin alternatives:
- Cannabis alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By andra : Can i use marijuana to help my rhabdomyolysis
when i use marijuana it held me to used the bathroom everyday and when i stop my cpk go up and when i use marijuana it go down
- By Duckie: Is there drug interaction between bactrim and garcinia cambogia
Curious about garcinia cambogia interacting with any other drugs
- By Badrenon: Do you see any relationship between insomnia and dehydration?
I cannot fall asleep. Sometimes it takes several hours (4-5). I have been taking Amitriptyline 10 mg for almost a year which helped tremendously and lately has not helped at all.
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