Review: taking Meloxicam and Wellbutrin together
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Meloxicam and Wellbutrin together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Meloxicam and Wellbutrin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 658 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 10,362 Meloxicam users) Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 55,068 Wellbutrin users)
What are the drugs
Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 10,362 Meloxicam users)
Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 55,068 Wellbutrin users)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 658 people who take Meloxicam, Wellbutrin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Meloxicam (meloxicam)
- Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride)
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Meloxicam is effective||11.11%|
(1 of 9 people)
(1 of 15 people)
(4 of 16 people)
(7 of 17 people)
(6 of 9 people)
(2 of 7 people)
(2 of 4 people)
|Wellbutrin is effective||0.00%|
(0 of 4 people)
(3 of 12 people)
(2 of 6 people)
(8 of 16 people)
(7 of 19 people)
(9 of 17 people)
(6 of 6 people)
(0 of 1 people)
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Meloxicam is effective||33.85%|
(22 of 65 people)
(1 of 12 people)
|Wellbutrin is effective||44.29%|
(31 of 70 people)
(4 of 11 people)
Drug effectiveness by age :
|Meloxicam is effective||n/a||n/a||0.00%|
(0 of 3 people)
(1 of 5 people)
(2 of 20 people)
(3 of 37 people)
(11 of 37 people)
(6 of 32 people)
|Wellbutrin is effective||n/a||n/a||33.33%|
(1 of 3 people)
(3 of 4 people)
(5 of 22 people)
(8 of 28 people)
(11 of 40 people)
(7 of 34 people)
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Dehydration||Convulsion||Epilepsy||Fatigue||Depression||Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness||Joint Stiffness||Pain|
|Pulmonary Embolism||Fatigue||Hemiparesis||Dizziness||Confusion||Lack Of Coordination||Rash Generalised||Anxiety|
|Post Thrombotic Syndrome||Irritable Bowel Syndrome Aggravated||Weight Increased||Blurred Vision||Fatigue||Blood Pressure Increased||Feeling Cold||Nausea|
|Paranoia||Hair Loss||Depression||Pain In Extremity||Tachycardia||Loss Of Taste||Lethargy||Oedema Peripheral|
|Hypersensitivity||Dry Mouth||Transient Ischaemic Attack||Oversensing||Tinnitus Aggravated||Inappropriate Affect||High Density Lipoprotein Increased||Dyspnoea|
|Swelling||Pimples||Tremors||Anorgasmia||Heart Injury||Vulvar Dysplasia||Itching||Back Pain|
|Anxiety||Painful Red Eyes||Aphasia||Nausea||Vertigo||Crowded Teeth||Angioedema||Bone Disorder|
|Pain||Bone And Joint Pain||Vulvar Dysplasia||Pancreatitis||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Slurred Speech||Frequent Headaches||Pain In Extremity|
|Impaired Driving Ability||Confusion||Hair Loss||Uvulitis||Palpitations||Stress And Anxiety||Insomnia||Emotional Distress|
|Mobility Decreased||Tiredness||Road Traffic Accident||Anxiety||Musculoskeletal Chest Pain||Sweating - Excessive||Postnasal Drip||Injury|
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Injury||Ejection Fraction Decreased|
|Emotional Distress||Oedema Peripheral|
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness||Hallucination, Auditory||Bronchitis||Anxiety||Anxiety||Pain|
|Rash||Decreased Appetite||Dizziness||Back Pain||Oedema Peripheral||Pain In Extremity|
|Asthenia||Glaucoma||Dyspnoea||Bone Disorder||Drug Ineffective|
|Pain In Extremity||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Oedema Peripheral||Emotional Distress||Dyspnoea|
|Hallucination, Tactile||Arthritis||Swelling||Tooth Loss||Fatigue|
|Hallucination, Visual||Neuropathy Peripheral||Constipation||Spinal Osteoarthritis||Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease|
|Thirst Decreased||Suicidal Ideation||Hypertension||Anaemia||Joint Swelling|
|Tinnitus||Muscle Twitching||Depression||Injury||Abdominal Pain|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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