Review: could Wellbutrin sr cause Apathy?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 27, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 6,841 people who take Wellbutrin sr. Among them, 24 have Apathy. See who they are, when they have Apathy and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Wellbutrin sr (latest outcomes from 8,039 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, quit smoking. Commonly reported side effects of Wellbutrin sr include stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated, depression aggravated, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Apathy (latest reports from 23,337 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 6,709 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin sr. Among them, 24 people (0.36%) have Apathy.
Time on Wellbutrin sr when people have Apathy * :
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Age of people who have Apathy when taking Wellbutrin sr * :
Severity of Apathy when taking Wellbutrin sr ** :
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How people recovered from Apathy ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (13 people, 54.17%)
- Insomnia (4 people, 16.67%)
- Nausea (4 people, 16.67%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 12.50%)
- Pain (2 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (10 people, 41.67%)
- Premarin (10 people, 41.67%)
- Effexor xr (8 people, 33.33%)
- Prozac (8 people, 33.33%)
- Risperdal (7 people, 29.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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