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Review: could Wellbutrin xl cause Abnormal dreams?

Summary: Abnormal dreams is found among people who take Wellbutrin xl, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression.

We study 11,478 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 72 have Abnormal dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal dreams 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 13,309 Wellbutrin xl users)

Abnormal dreams

Abnormal dreams has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 15,275 Abnormal dreams patients)

On Feb, 2, 2015: 11,478 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl. Among them, 72 people (0.63%) have Abnormal Dreams.

Trend of Abnormal dreams in Wellbutrin xl reports

Time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Abnormal dreams * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Abnormal dreams52.17%13.04%13.04%13.04%4.35%0.00%4.35%

Age of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Wellbutrin xl * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Abnormal dreams0.00%0.00%0.00%6.00%12.00%38.00%24.00%20.00%

Severity of Abnormal dreams when taking Wellbutrin xl ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Abnormal dreams0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Abnormal dreams ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Abnormal dreams0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (35 people, 48.61%)
  2. Anxiety (10 people, 13.89%)
  3. Smoking cessation therapy (4 people, 5.56%)
  4. Fibromyalgia (4 people, 5.56%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (3 people, 4.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (7 people, 9.72%)
  2. Cymbalta (6 people, 8.33%)
  3. Paxil cr (6 people, 8.33%)
  4. Lisinopril (5 people, 6.94%)
  5. Synthroid (5 people, 6.94%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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