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Review: could Wellbutrin xl cause Myalgia (Muscle aches)?





Summary: Myalgia 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 Effexor, and have Depression.

We study 11,441 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 139 have Myalgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Myalgia 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 13,276 users)

Myalgia

Myalgia (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Myalgia 73,440 patients)

On Dec, 4, 2014: 11,441 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl. Among them, 139 people (1.21%) have Myalgia.

Trend of Myalgia in Wellbutrin xl reports

Time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Myalgia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Myalgia37.50%25.00%6.25%6.25%6.25%15.62%3.12%

Age of people who have Myalgia when taking Wellbutrin xl * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Myalgia0.00%0.00%1.82%5.45%24.55%13.64%27.27%27.27%

Severity of Myalgia when taking Wellbutrin xl ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Myalgia8.33%41.67%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Myalgia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Myalgia0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (75 people, 53.96%)
  2. Bipolar disorder (14 people, 10.07%)
  3. Polymyalgia rheumatica (9 people, 6.47%)
  4. Peritonitis (9 people, 6.47%)
  5. Bronchospasm (9 people, 6.47%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Effexor (17 people, 12.23%)
  2. Synthroid (16 people, 11.51%)
  3. Celexa (15 people, 10.79%)
  4. Aspirin (14 people, 10.07%)
  5. Lasix (12 people, 8.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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