Review: could Wellbutrin xl cause Osteoporosis?
Summary: Osteoporosis is found among people who take Wellbutrin xl, especially for people who are 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Gabapentin, and have Metastases to bone. We study 11,502 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Osteoporosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteoporosis and more.
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Wellbutrin xl has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 13,329 Wellbutrin xl users)
Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) has been reported by people with osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 112,602 Osteoporosis patients)
On May, 2, 2015: 11,502 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl. Among them, 35 people (0.30%) have Osteoporosis.
Time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Osteoporosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Osteoporosis when taking Wellbutrin xl * :
Severity of Osteoporosis when taking Wellbutrin xl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Osteoporosis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (12 people, 34.29%)
- Depression (12 people, 34.29%)
- Osteoporosis (9 people, 25.71%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 20.00%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 17.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabapentin (21 people, 60.00%)
- Vitamin d (19 people, 54.29%)
- Nexium (19 people, 54.29%)
- Ambien (18 people, 51.43%)
- Cymbalta (17 people, 48.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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doc moc on Apr, 25, 2013:
BREAK down FOOL!
Rhs on Oct, 13, 2012:
Get your medical records
and consult w/your doctor
trust1983 on Dec, 3, 2012:
Is it true in the states that a psych doc can up and just leave and refuse to treat you because you tried to kill yourself, especially if you didn't have a contact for life with you r doc?
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