Review: could Wellbutrin xl cause Hallucination?
Summary: Hallucination could be caused by Wellbutrin xl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Cymbalta, and have Depression.
We study 11,322 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.
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Wellbutrin xl (latest outcomes from 13,126 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Wellbutrin xl include nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated, insomnia.
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) (latest reports from 166,545 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.
On Apr, 5, 2014: 11,247 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl. Among them, 68 people (0.60%) have Hallucination. They amount to 0.04% of all the 167,623 people who have Hallucination on eHealthMe.
Time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Hallucination * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Wellbutrin xl * :
Severity of Hallucination when taking Wellbutrin xl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hallucination ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (26 people, 38.24%)
- Hepatitis c (7 people, 10.29%)
- Sleep disorder (6 people, 8.82%)
- Depressive symptom (3 people, 4.41%)
- Acne (3 people, 4.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cymbalta (10 people, 14.71%)
- Niacin (7 people, 10.29%)
- Peg-intron (7 people, 10.29%)
- Synthroid (5 people, 7.35%)
- Ribavirin (5 people, 7.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Extremely scared, a feeling of someone watching and wanting to hurt me. Seeing still objects moving (hung jeans)and hearing people talking saying their going to hurt me
From this study (3 years ago):
tr on Oct, 17, 2011:
Wellbutrin or SickButrin almost made me kill myself. At the least I went psychotic.
And now do is effexor at 225mg dose. I reduced dose to one-half plus an ND had Mr add 5-MTHF a reduced more available form of Folic acid. It's early to say, but it appears I'm better. This is to be good for all us SAD people in nothern sunless climes.
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