eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Tools
Browse by drug       Browse by condition       Feature support groups

Home > Wellbutrin > Myalgia > Wellbutrin and Myalgia

Review: could Wellbutrin cause Myalgia (Muscle aches)?

We study 49,160 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA and social media. Among them, 739 have Myalgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Myalgia and more.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Wellbutrin and have Myalgia >>>

Wellbutrin

Wellbutrin (latest outcomes from 54,897 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Myalgia

Myalgia (muscle pain) (latest reports from 505,148 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 49,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin. Among them, 739 people (1.50%) have Myalgia.

Trend of Myalgia in Wellbutrin reports

Time on Wellbutrin when people have Myalgia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Myalgia31.37%31.37%5.88%5.88%15.69%7.84%1.96%

Age of people who have Myalgia when taking Wellbutrin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Myalgia0.16%0.47%3.78%4.72%12.76%27.24%31.65%19.21%

Severity of Myalgia when taking Wellbutrin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Myalgia4.00%40.00%52.00%4.00%

How people recovered from Myalgia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Myalgia0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (235 people, 31.80%)
  2. Pain (53 people, 7.17%)
  3. Anxiety (42 people, 5.68%)
  4. Hypertension (39 people, 5.28%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (37 people, 5.01%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Wellbutrin xl (158 people, 21.38%)
  2. Aspirin (103 people, 13.94%)
  3. Wellbutrin sr (89 people, 12.04%)
  4. Xanax (87 people, 11.77%)
  5. Ambien (83 people, 11.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Myalgia while taking Wellbutrin?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Wellbutrin and have Myalgia
- support group for people who take Wellbutrin
- support group for people who have Myalgia

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • Naprosyn, Vicodin, Ativan and Prilosec are taken only on an as needed basis. Some of my symptoms are intermittent, and some are chronic. The though the medications may not completely rid me of a symptom (for example, depression or muscle pain), they do improve my condition enough to warrant their continued use. I'm much better off taking them than not.

    The oral issues I'm having all began around the same time in the last year. I first noticed a sensitivity for spicy food I had never experienced. I can no longer use adult toothpaste because the minty flavors are so provinces as to cause pain. The gum irritation comes and goes as does the severity of the other oral pain I experience.

    My hair loss I can describe as severe as it can be without having visible bald spots. Whereas I once had unusually thick hair (a ponytail of around 1.5 inches), I have lost so much that my ponytail now measures about .5 inches.

    Reply

    Sumac on Oct, 24, 2014:

    I think a lot of you have disseminated histoplasmosis. Histoplasmosis is carried by bats.

    Reply

  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • very tired most of day , daily functions being limited , type 2 diabetic ,hashimoto's , degenerative disc problem in back..

    Reply

  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • symptoms started slowly about a year ago and have progressively gotten worse everyday. doctor has stated this could be the problem and suggests I ween off Lexapro. my electrolytes are consistently off and constant anemia despite taking iron 3 times a day. my hormone for ADH is very elevated. suggesting SAIDH syndrome caused from Lexapro.is this all from Lexapro or something else? and how should I proceed ?

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Wellbutrin, Myalgia

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Lorazepam nearly killed me during cancer treatment
    Day 31 of cold turkey and I want to die. It is a roller coaster from body tics and sweats to rage and crying in one day. I felt so good the 4h day of c/t. It was like before my cancer diagnosis. My bowels are better off Lorazepam. I threw up during bowel movements from the pain. Off Lorazepam first ...

  • Chills associated with ibuprophen
    I generally respond well to medication. I am a senior who has chronic pain from a c1-c2 fusion. Codeine works well, and I don't use a lot. Still, I sought alternatives to opiates for nerve pain. I lice in a colder climate. It took me quite a while to associate susceptibility to becoming chilled w ...

  • Xanax bed wetting will it stop and do i wear diapers or die
    I am on the very edge of crazy. So starting this is pushing ne way over. I'm 49 for crap sakes. I am so tired of the pain in my body and I am just tired, this is the last slap I can't anymore. Naturally alcohol I am sure is just about the end game along with cuts. Just want to bleed out and not hur ...

More reviews for: Wellbutrin, Myalgia

On eHealthMe, Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride) is often used for depression. Find out below the conditions Wellbutrin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Wellbutrin used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

44 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Bisoprolol Fumarate for a 65-year old man who has Blood Pressure Increased (4 minutes ago)

- Lisinopril for a 55-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure (30 minutes ago)

- Melatonin for a 53-year old woman who has Insomnia (1 hour ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Rituxan and Fasciculations Of Muscle

- Headaches and Hydroxyurea

- Mefenamic Acid and Ttp

- Fibromyalgia

- Liver Factors and 5\'-MTHF

 

Recent user comments

- "Diagnosed with a variety of cardiac arrthymias. Dr. ... " (1 hour ago)

- "I have severe swelling of the legs thighs all the way ... " (4 hours ago)

- "My ears were bothering me last week and were clogged ... " (9 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- European Mistletoe
- Allergic Conjunctivitis Aggravated
- Cassia
- Syphilis Test False Positive
- B Cell Lymphoma Refractory

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.