Review: could Wellbutrin Xl cause Hallucination?


Hallucination is found among people who take Wellbutrin Xl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Depression . We study 12,768 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.

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Wellbutrin Xl

Wellbutrin xl has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin xl 13,949 users)


Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, death, agitation, drowsiness, insomnia (latest reports from 27,903 Hallucination patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

12,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin Xl.
Among them, 78 people (0.61%) have Hallucination

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Wellbutrin xl cause Hallucination?

Time on Wellbutrin Xl when people have Hallucination *:

  • < 1 month: 52.17 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.09 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.7 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Wellbutrin Xl *:

  • female: 65.33 %
  • male: 34.67 %

Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Wellbutrin Xl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 9.38 %
  • 20-29: 17.19 %
  • 30-39: 14.06 %
  • 40-49: 10.94 %
  • 50-59: 29.69 %
  • 60+: 18.75 %

Severity if Hallucination when taking Wellbutrin Xl **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (32 people)
  • Hepatitis C (7 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (6 people)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (4 people)
  • Anxiety (4 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cymbalta (9 people)
  • Peg-Intron (7 people)
  • Niacin (7 people)
  • Synthroid (6 people)
  • Clonazepam (6 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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