Review: Short-term memory loss in Wellbutrin
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 5, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Short-term memory loss (Memory loss) by studying 47,254 people who take Wellbutrin. We analyze: the time on Wellbutrin when people have Short-term memory loss, age of these people, the severity of Short-term memory loss, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Wellbutrin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Wellbutrin (latest outcomes) 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, depression, stress and anxiety, anxiety nec.
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Nov, 19, 2013: 47,132 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin. Among them, 1,608 people (3.41%) have Short-term Memory Loss.
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||25.75%||24.55%||8.38%||9.58%||20.06%||6.59%||5.09% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Wellbutrin * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.07%||0.22%||3.75%||9.39%||13.94%||29.60%||27.87%||15.16% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Wellbutrin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||8.79%||54.95%||34.07%||2.20% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||5.00%||2.50%||92.50% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (629 people, 39.12%)
- Insomnia (146 people, 9.08%)
- Pain (140 people, 8.71%)
- Anxiety (129 people, 8.02%)
- Bipolar disorder (104 people, 6.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Wellbutrin xl (387 people, 24.07%)
- Wellbutrin sr (303 people, 18.84%)
- Ambien (274 people, 17.04%)
- Lexapro (233 people, 14.49%)
- Paxil (233 people, 14.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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