Review: could Wellbutrin cause Lower blood pressure (Hypotension)?
Summary: Lower blood pressure is found among people who take Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 49,243 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA and social media. Among them, 721 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure and more.
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Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 54,972 users)
Lower blood pressure
Lower blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression.(latest reports from Lower blood pressure 106,762 patients)
On Nov, 29, 2014: 49,204 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin. Among them, 704 people (1.43%) have Lower Blood Pressure.
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Lower blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lower blood pressure||35.14%||13.51%||2.70%||27.03%||16.22%||0.00%||5.41% |
Age of people who have Lower blood pressure when taking Wellbutrin * :
|Lower blood pressure||0.31%||0.31%||1.57%||4.72%||9.75%||20.91%||34.28%||28.14% |
Severity of Lower blood pressure when taking Wellbutrin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lower blood pressure||8.33%||16.67%||75.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Lower blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lower blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (113 people, 16.05%)
- Hypertension (66 people, 9.38%)
- Multiple myeloma (46 people, 6.53%)
- Pain (41 people, 5.82%)
- Multiple sclerosis (41 people, 5.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (144 people, 20.45%)
- Lipitor (113 people, 16.05%)
- Zometa (113 people, 16.05%)
- Lasix (112 people, 15.91%)
- Prilosec (104 people, 14.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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