Review: could Wellbutrin cause Excessive Thirst?


Excessive thirst is found among people who take Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Smoking cessation therapy . We study 35,575 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA and social media. Among them, 55 have Excessive thirst. Find out below who they are, when they have Excessive thirst and more.

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Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 58,718 users)

Excessive Thirst

Excessive thirst has been reported by people with itching, tired eyes, drowsiness (latest reports from 2,896 Excessive thirst patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

35,575 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 55 people (0.15%) have Excessive Thirst

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Wellbutrin cause Excessive thirst?

Time on Wellbutrin when people have Excessive Thirst *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 50 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Excessive Thirst when taking Wellbutrin *:

  • female: 52.73 %
  • male: 47.27 %

Age of people who have Excessive Thirst when taking Wellbutrin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 4 %
  • 30-39: 24 %
  • 40-49: 46 %
  • 50-59: 18 %
  • 60+: 8 %

Severity if Excessive Thirst when taking Wellbutrin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Excessive Thirst **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (11 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (10 people)
  • Diabetic Neuropathy (7 people)
  • Asthma (7 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (6 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zyprexa (15 people)
  • Aspirin (14 people)
  • Seroquel (11 people)
  • Lyrica (11 people)
  • Depakote (11 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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