Related topic: Wellbutrin xl, Postherpetic neuralgia
Review: could Wellbutrin xl cause Postherpetic neuralgia?
Summary: Postherpetic neuralgia could be caused by Wellbutrin xl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Celebrex, and have Breast cancer.
We study 11,327 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Postherpetic neuralgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Postherpetic neuralgia 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.
Postherpetic neuralgia (neuralgia caused by the varicella zoster virus) (latest reports from 61,942 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, neuralgia, osteoporosis, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 11,247 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl. Among them, 40 people (0.36%) have Postherpetic Neuralgia. They amount to 0.06% of all the 61,609 people who have Postherpetic Neuralgia on eHealthMe.
Time on Wellbutrin xl when people have Postherpetic neuralgia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Postherpetic neuralgia||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Postherpetic neuralgia when taking Wellbutrin xl * :
|Postherpetic neuralgia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Postherpetic neuralgia when taking Wellbutrin xl ** :
How people recovered from Postherpetic neuralgia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (22 people, 55.00%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (22 people, 55.00%)
- Hypercalcaemia (22 people, 55.00%)
- Osteoporosis (13 people, 32.50%)
- Osteopenia (5 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Celebrex (29 people, 72.50%)
- Fosamax (27 people, 67.50%)
- Alendronate sodium (27 people, 67.50%)
- Neurontin (26 people, 65.00%)
- Folic acid (26 people, 65.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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