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Review: could Bupropion hydrochloride cause Tremor?

Summary: Tremor is found among people who take Bupropion hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Levothyroxine sodium, and have Depression.

We study 5,503 people who have side effects while taking Bupropion hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 141 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.

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Bupropion hydrochloride

Bupropion hydrochloride has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 6,730 Bupropion hydrochloride users)

Tremor

Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 70,846 Tremor patients)

On Jan, 6, 2015: 5,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Bupropion hydrochloride. Among them, 184 people (3.35%) have Tremor.

Trend of Tremor in Bupropion hydrochloride reports

Time on Bupropion hydrochloride when people have Tremor * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tremor46.67%8.89%4.44%15.56%8.89%13.33%2.22%

Age of people who have Tremor when taking Bupropion hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tremor0.00%0.00%1.35%10.81%16.22%25.00%23.65%22.97%

Severity of Tremor when taking Bupropion hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tremor10.00%60.00%30.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Tremor ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tremor12.50%0.00%87.50%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (53 people, 28.80%)
  2. Bipolar disorder (11 people, 5.98%)
  3. Osteoporosis (10 people, 5.43%)
  4. Hypersensitivity (10 people, 5.43%)
  5. Blood pressure abnormal (9 people, 4.89%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (17 people, 9.24%)
  2. Lithium carbonate (17 people, 9.24%)
  3. Lisinopril (12 people, 6.52%)
  4. Venlafaxine hcl (12 people, 6.52%)
  5. Albuterol (11 people, 5.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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