Review: could Wellbutrin cause Psychotic behaviour?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 12, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 47,626 people who take Wellbutrin. Among them, 5 have Psychotic behaviour. Find out who they are, when they have Psychotic behaviour and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Wellbutrin (latest outcomes from 54,525 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Wellbutrin include nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety, depression aggravated, depression.
Psychotic behaviour (latest reports from 1,519 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, insomnia, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Mar, 12, 2014: 47,626 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin. Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Psychotic Behaviour. They amount to 0.33% of all the 1,513 people who have Psychotic Behaviour.
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Psychotic behaviour * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Psychotic behaviour||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Psychotic behaviour when taking Wellbutrin * :
|Psychotic behaviour||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||80.00% |
Severity of Psychotic behaviour when taking Wellbutrin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Psychotic behaviour||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Psychotic behaviour ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Psychotic behaviour||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (4 people, 80.00%)
- Depression (4 people, 80.00%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 60.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (3 people, 60.00%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 40.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (4 people, 80.00%)
- Seroquel (3 people, 60.00%)
- Cymbalta (2 people, 40.00%)
- Prozac (2 people, 40.00%)
- Haldol (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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