Review: could Wellbutrin xl cause Neuroleptic malignant syndrome?
This is a review of Neuroleptic malignant syndrome by studying 11,209 people who take Wellbutrin xl. We analyze: the time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome, age of these people, the severity of Neuroleptic malignant syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Wellbutrin xl. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Wellbutrin xl (latest outcomes from 13,080 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, dysthymia. Commonly reported side effects of Wellbutrin xl include nausea aggravated, nausea, stress and anxiety, insomnia, insomnia exacerbated.
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (a life-threatening neurological disorder most often caused by an adverse reaction to neuroleptic or antipsychotic agents) (latest reports from 31,937 patients) has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, psychotic disorder, parkinson's disease.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 10,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl. Among them, 4 people (0.04%) have Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome.
Time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome * :
Age of people who have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome when taking Wellbutrin xl * :
|Neuroleptic malignant syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Neuroleptic malignant syndrome when taking Wellbutrin xl ** :
How people recovered from Neuroleptic malignant syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Cerebrovascular accident (1 people, 25.00%)
- Sleep disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Myocardial infarction (1 people, 25.00%)
- Affective disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Mental disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Abilify (2 people, 50.00%)
- Concerta (2 people, 50.00%)
- Lamictal (2 people, 50.00%)
- Metformin hcl (1 people, 25.00%)
- Sertraline hcl (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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