Review: could Wellbutrin cause Gynecomastia?
We study 49,070 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Gynecomastia. Find out below who they are, when they have Gynecomastia and more.
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Wellbutrin (latest outcomes from 54,764 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Gynecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) (latest reports from 170 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, depression, acne, high blood pressure, enlarged prostate.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 49,051 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Gynecomastia. They amount to 1.78% of all the 169 people who have Gynecomastia on eHealthMe.
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Gynecomastia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Gynecomastia when taking Wellbutrin * :
Severity of Gynecomastia when taking Wellbutrin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Gynecomastia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (2 people, 66.67%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 66.67%)
- Bipolar (1 people, 33.33%)
- Fat - obese (1 people, 33.33%)
- Bipolar 2 (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Conjugated linoleic acid (1 people, 33.33%)
- Clonazepam (1 people, 33.33%)
- Lamotrigine (1 people, 33.33%)
- Venlafaxine hydrochloride (1 people, 33.33%)
- Novothyrox (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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