Review: could Wellbutrin cause Psychotic behaviour?
Summary: Psychotic behaviour is reported only by a few people who take Wellbutrin.
We study 49,314 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 has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 55,068 Wellbutrin users)
Psychotic behaviour has been reported by people with depression, pain, insomnia, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 524 Psychotic behaviour patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 49,314 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin. Among them, 5 people (0.01%) 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Wellbutrin for a 34-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Stomach Pain
- A study of side effects of WELLBUTRIN for a 56-year old woman with DEPRESSION.
- A study of drug interactions between Prozac, Wellbutrin for a 58-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Stools - Black Or Tarry
- A study of drug interactions between Alcohol, Gemfibrozil, Omeprazole, Bupropion Hydrochloride for a 53-year old man with None, Blood Triglycerides, Acid Reflux, Major Depression. The patient has Death
- A study of drug interactions between Lamictal, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Trazodone Hydrochloride for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar 2, Depression, Anxiety Disorder, Insomnia Related To Another Mental Condition. The patient has Cough Aggravated
Recent Wellbutrin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Wellbutrin, Lamictal, Celexa for a 41-year old woman who has Anxiety
- Comparions of Grapefruit Seed Extract, Wellbutrin Xl for a 28-year old woman who has Depression
- Comparions of Singulair, Ativan, Wellbutrin Sr, Celebrex, Claritin for a 44-year old woman who has Chronic Thyroiditis
- Comparions of Estradiol, Probiotics, Wellbutrin for a 62-year old woman who has ADD
- Comparions of Wellbutrin, Buspar, Lamictal for a 25-year old woman who has Bipolar
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