Review: could Wellbutrin Xl cause Postherpetic Neuralgia?


Summary

Postherpetic neuralgia is found among people who take Wellbutrin Xl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Celebrex, and have Breast cancer . We study 12,153 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Postherpetic neuralgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Postherpetic neuralgia and more.

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Wellbutrin Xl

Wellbutrin xl has active ingredients of bupropion. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin xl 13,265 users)

Postherpetic Neuralgia

Postherpetic neuralgia (neuralgia caused by the varicella zoster virus) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, weakness, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 17,090 Postherpetic neuralgia patients).

On Jul, 20, 2016

12,153 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin Xl.
Among them, 40 people (0.33%) have Postherpetic Neuralgia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Wellbutrin xl cause Postherpetic neuralgia?

Time on Wellbutrin Xl when people have Postherpetic Neuralgia *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Postherpetic Neuralgia when taking Wellbutrin Xl *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Postherpetic Neuralgia when taking Wellbutrin Xl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypercalcaemia (22 people)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (22 people)
  • Breast Cancer (22 people)
  • Osteoporosis (13 people)
  • Depression (6 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Celebrex (29 people)
  • Gabapentin (28 people)
  • Hormones (27 people)
  • Fosamax (27 people)
  • Alendronate Sodium (27 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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