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Review: Ritalin and Wellbutrin

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Ritalin and Wellbutrin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,516 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Ritalin (latest outcomes from 11,193 users) has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

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Wellbutrin (latest outcomes from 54,933 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

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On Oct, 28, 2014: 1,516 people who take Ritalin, Wellbutrin are studied

Ritalin, Wellbutrin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Ritalin (methylphenidate hydrochloride)
- Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Ritalin is effective32.26%
(10 of 31 people)
39.29%
(22 of 56 people)
37.93%
(11 of 29 people)
37.84%
(14 of 37 people)
47.92%
(23 of 48 people)
85.00%
(17 of 20 people)
65.00%
(13 of 20 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
Wellbutrin is effective11.11%
(2 of 18 people)
22.50%
(9 of 40 people)
11.54%
(3 of 26 people)
35.14%
(13 of 37 people)
43.10%
(25 of 58 people)
51.43%
(18 of 35 people)
57.14%
(16 of 28 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
AnxietyDiabetes MellitusType 2 Diabetes MellitusCholelithiasisFatigueFatigueWeight Gain - UnintentionalDepression
FatigueSuicidal IdeationArthralgiaAnxietyAnxietyHypertoniaDry MouthNausea
HeadacheInsomniaDiabetes MellitusIrritabilityIrritabilityGrand Mal ConvulsionErectile DysfunctionAnxiety
ManiaSomnolenceMemory ImpairmentConvulsionMemory ImpairmentPostictal StateInsomniaFatigue
InsomniaConvulsionSuicidal IdeationDeafnessDepressionSleep DisorderOverdosePain
DepressionType 2 Diabetes MellitusSexual DysfunctionChemotherapyDizzinessDrug ToxicityConvulsionFall
Suicidal IdeationAbdominal PainNeuropathy PeripheralDepressionConfusional StateBlood Caffeine IncreasedIrritabilityBack Pain
DizzinessAnxietyDepressionDiverticulumBlood Lactate Dehydrogenase IncreasedPainExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessVomiting
Immunocomplex Mediated HypersensitivityNeuropathy PeripheralHyperglycaemiaCataractDiarrhoeaDizzinessHot FlashesChest Pain
Grand Mal ConvulsionHypertensionHerniaEndometrial DisorderDecreased AppetiteVision BlurredHypertensionDizziness

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Ritalin is effective41.10%
(67 of 163 people)
52.56%
(41 of 78 people)
Wellbutrin is effective35.88%
(61 of 170 people)
35.06%
(27 of 77 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
DepressionDepression
NauseaFatigue
FatigueAnxiety
AnxietyNausea
ConvulsionPain
PainDizziness
VomitingInsomnia
DizzinessConfusional State
InsomniaDisturbance In Attention
AstheniaVision Blurred

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ritalin is effectiven/an/a42.86%
(9 of 21 people)
25.81%
(16 of 62 people)
14.42%
(15 of 104 people)
28.57%
(38 of 133 people)
29.63%
(24 of 81 people)
18.60%
(8 of 43 people)
Wellbutrin is effectiven/an/a26.32%
(5 of 19 people)
15.62%
(10 of 64 people)
17.48%
(18 of 103 people)
20.86%
(29 of 139 people)
22.78%
(18 of 79 people)
21.62%
(8 of 37 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
HyponatraemiaAgitationFatigueCompleted SuicideNauseaDepressionDepressionDepression
HypotensionAggressionGrand Mal ConvulsionSuicidal IdeationAnxietyAnxietyDizzinessNausea
DyspnoeaVomitingWeight IncreasedTremorDrug IneffectiveFatigueNauseaBack Pain
Diabetic ComplicationConvulsionInsomniaDrug DependenceConvulsionNauseaFatiguePain
ConvulsionDisorientationConvulsions NosHallucination, AuditoryFatigueConstipationAnxietyVomiting
Nervous System DisorderSudden DeathDiabetes MellitusFatigueSuicidal IdeationDizzinessPainFall
OrthopnoeaAbnormal Behaviour NosDrug IneffectiveMood SwingsDiabetes MellitusPainAstheniaPain In Extremity
TremorRetchingDecreased AppetiteIrritabilityDepressionPyrexiaFallConvulsion
Renal ImpairmentMemory ImpairmentRectal HaemorrhageNauseaAbdominal PainBack PainPain In ExtremityWeight Decreased
PneumoniaUrticaria NosNauseaDepression AggravatedDyspnoeaFallArthralgiaDecreased Appetite

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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