Review: could Wellbutrin xl cause Palpitations (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Palpitations is found among people who take Wellbutrin xl, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Depression.
We study 11,441 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 177 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Wellbutrin xl has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin xl 13,268 users)
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.(latest reports from Palpitations 51,029 patients)
On Nov, 27, 2014: 11,420 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl. Among them, 178 people (1.56%) have Palpitations.
Time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Wellbutrin xl * :
Severity of Palpitations when taking Wellbutrin xl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (100 people, 56.18%)
- Anxiety (20 people, 11.24%)
- Bipolar disorder (14 people, 7.87%)
- Insomnia (8 people, 4.49%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (8 people, 4.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cymbalta (22 people, 12.36%)
- Lisinopril (18 people, 10.11%)
- Zoloft (17 people, 9.55%)
- Lipitor (15 people, 8.43%)
- Prilosec (14 people, 7.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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