Wellbutrin and Short-term memory loss - from FDA reports
Short-term memory loss 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 Ambien, and have Depression . We study 60,730 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA. Among them, 2,026 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.
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Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 70,871 users)
Short-term Memory Loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,178 Short-term memory loss patients).
On Jan, 19, 2017
60,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 2,026 people (3.34%) have Short-term Memory Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Short-term Memory Loss *:
- < 1 month: 33.73 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.6 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.73 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.73 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.37 %
- 10+ years: 1.59 %
Gender of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Wellbutrin *:
- female: 68.87 %
- male: 31.13 %
Age of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Wellbutrin *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.27 %
- 10-19: 3.03 %
- 20-29: 7.96 %
- 30-39: 13.69 %
- 40-49: 27.85 %
- 50-59: 27.92 %
- 60+: 19.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (659 people, 32.53%)
- Stress And Anxiety (159 people, 7.85%)
- Pain (144 people, 7.11%)
- Insomnia (129 people, 6.37%)
- Bipolar Disorder (127 people, 6.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (273 people, 13.47%)
- Xanax (231 people, 11.40%)
- Lexapro (223 people, 11.01%)
- Paxil (218 people, 10.76%)
- Prozac (208 people, 10.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (506 people, 24.98%)
- Depression (436 people, 21.52%)
- Fatigue (434 people, 21.42%)
- Headache (338 people, 16.68%)
- Dizziness (330 people, 16.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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