Could Wellbutrin cause Ibs - from FDA reports
Ibs is found among people who take Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Accutane, and have Depression . We study 60,730 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA. Among them, 200 have Ibs. Find out below who they are, when they have Ibs 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)
Ibs (irritable bowel syndrome -chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 22,653 Ibs patients).
On Dec, 21, 2016
60,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 200 people (0.33%) have Ibs
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Ibs *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 33.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Ibs when taking Wellbutrin *:
- female: 71.79 %
- male: 28.21 %
Age of people who have Ibs when taking Wellbutrin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.61 %
- 10-19: 10.98 %
- 20-29: 7.32 %
- 30-39: 6.71 %
- 40-49: 28.05 %
- 50-59: 36.59 %
- 60+: 9.76 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (65 people, 32.50%)
- Acne (34 people, 17.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (17 people, 8.50%)
- Pain (14 people, 7.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (12 people, 6.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Accutane (36 people, 18.00%)
- Seroquel (34 people, 17.00%)
- Zoloft (30 people, 15.00%)
- Synthroid (30 people, 15.00%)
- Prilosec (28 people, 14.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (83 people, 41.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (59 people, 29.50%)
- Nausea (54 people, 27.00%)
- Chest Pain (54 people, 27.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (52 people, 26.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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