Review: could Wellbutrin cause Liver Function Test Abnormal?


Liver function test abnormal is found among people who take Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lexapro, and have Depression . We study 35,575 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA and social media. Among them, 121 have Liver function test abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Liver function test abnormal and more.

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Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 60,004 users)

Liver Function Test Abnormal

Liver function test abnormal has been reported by people with alanine aminotransferase increased, hypotension, rashes, aspartate aminotransferase increased, urinary tract infection (latest reports from 23,004 Liver function test abnormal patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

35,575 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 121 people (0.34%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Wellbutrin cause Liver function test abnormal?

Time on Wellbutrin when people have Liver Function Test Abnormal *:

  • < 1 month: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Wellbutrin *:

  • female: 75.89 %
  • male: 24.11 %

Age of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Wellbutrin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.49 %
  • 20-29: 9.3 %
  • 30-39: 11.63 %
  • 40-49: 16.28 %
  • 50-59: 29.07 %
  • 60+: 30.23 %

Severity if Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Wellbutrin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (25 people)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (13 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (11 people)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (8 people)
  • Anxiety (7 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (12 people)
  • Seroquel (12 people)
  • Nexium (12 people)
  • Lexapro (12 people)
  • Xanax (11 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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