Could Wellbutrin cause Hallucinations - from FDA reports
Hallucinations 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 Cymbalta, and have Depression . We study 60,730 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA. Among them, 637 have Hallucinations. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucinations and more.
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Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 70,769 users)
Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, insomnia (latest reports from 35,335 Hallucinations patients).
On Dec, 19, 2016
60,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 637 people (1.05%) have Hallucinations
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Hallucinations *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.05 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.04 %
- 2 - 5 years: 35.35 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.06 %
- 10+ years: 2.02 %
Gender of people who have Hallucinations when taking Wellbutrin *:
- female: 64.54 %
- male: 35.46 %
Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Wellbutrin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.3 %
- 10-19: 5.18 %
- 20-29: 9.29 %
- 30-39: 18.79 %
- 40-49: 25.27 %
- 50-59: 20.09 %
- 60+: 20.09 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (239 people, 37.52%)
- Stress And Anxiety (75 people, 11.77%)
- Insomnia (43 people, 6.75%)
- High Blood Pressure (41 people, 6.44%)
- Pain (39 people, 6.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (109 people, 17.11%)
- Neurontin (105 people, 16.48%)
- Xanax (104 people, 16.33%)
- Lexapro (100 people, 15.70%)
- Ativan (92 people, 14.44%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (196 people, 30.77%)
- Suicidal Ideation (154 people, 24.18%)
- Depression (146 people, 22.92%)
- Pain (136 people, 21.35%)
- Memory Loss (120 people, 18.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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