Review: Wellbutrin and 5 HTP drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Wellbutrin and 5 HTP. It is created by eHealthMe based on 3 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.
5 htp (latest outcomes from 80 users) has active ingredients of 5 - htp. It is often used in depression.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 3 people who reported to have interactions when taking Wellbutrin, 5 HTP are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride)
- 5 HTP (5 - htp)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Wellbutrin, 5 HTP:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin)||2|
|Boils (infection of the hair follicle)||2|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||2|
|Coronary Artery Occlusion (complete obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery)||1|
|In-stent Arterial Restenosis||1|
|Lymphocyte Count Increased||1|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||1|
|Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)||1|
|White Blood Cell Count Decreased||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Wellbutrin, 5 HTP:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
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Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. 5 Htp (5 - htp) is often used to treat depression. 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:
- 5 htp is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Wellbutrin alternatives:
- 5 htp alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
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Diagnosed with clinical depression for the last 3 years, finally see positive results but having side effects. Not taking antidepressant for 2 years the fibromyalgia pain and symptoms gone. Symptoms have returned in the last two weeks from pain, sleepless night. Two to four hours of sleep. Constant pain on the level of 7. Scale of 1 to 10 Fatigue constantly.
Boils on neck, back, and butt, will heal but others will come
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- By Badrenon: Do you see any relationship between insomnia and dehydration?
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- By BARBIE: How long before dizzines is gone after ceasing taking 5_htp
Took 100mg of 5-HTP for about 8 days with B Complex. Went out drinking. Got violently ill taking 5 days to recover. Still experience mild dizziness at times. It has been 6 days since I have stopped taking 5-HTP
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