Could Wellbutrin cause Bruxism - from FDA reports


Summary

Bruxism is found among people who take Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lexapro, and have Depression . We study 60,730 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA. Among them, 149 have Bruxism. Find out below who they are, when they have Bruxism and more.

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Wellbutrin

Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 70,769 users)

Bruxism

Bruxism (habitual grinding of the teeth, typically during sleep) has been reported by people with depression, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety, osteopenia, pain (latest reports from 3,630 Bruxism patients).

On Dec, 20, 2016

60,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 149 people (0.25%) have Bruxism


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Wellbutrin cause Bruxism?

Time on Wellbutrin when people have Bruxism *:

  • < 1 month: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.38 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 69.05 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Bruxism when taking Wellbutrin *:

  • female: 65.69 %
  • male: 34.31 %

Age of people who have Bruxism when taking Wellbutrin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.37 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5.48 %
  • 30-39: 10.96 %
  • 40-49: 28.77 %
  • 50-59: 32.88 %
  • 60+: 20.55 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (69 people, 46.31%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (25 people, 16.78%)
  • Constipation (17 people, 11.41%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (17 people, 11.41%)
  • Muscle Spasms (16 people, 10.74%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lexapro (52 people, 34.90%)
  • Cymbalta (42 people, 28.19%)
  • Xanax (39 people, 26.17%)
  • Seroquel (38 people, 25.50%)
  • Neurontin (36 people, 24.16%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (70 people, 46.98%)
  • Pain (63 people, 42.28%)
  • Road Traffic Accident (54 people, 36.24%)
  • Headache (50 people, 33.56%)
  • Depression (50 people, 33.56%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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