Review: could Wellbutrin cause Psychotic behaviour?
Summary: Psychotic behaviour could be caused by Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Chantix, and have Smoking cessation therapy.
We study 48,927 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Psychotic behaviour. Find out below who they are, when they have Psychotic behaviour and more.
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Wellbutrin (latest outcomes from 54,620 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Psychotic behaviour (latest reports from 1,578 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, insomnia, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 48,927 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin. Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Psychotic Behaviour. They amount to 0.32% of all the 1,574 people who have Psychotic Behaviour on eHealthMe.
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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