Review: Wellbutrin xl side effects
In this review, we analyze Wellbutrin xl side effects by the time on the drug, and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl. The review is based on 11,441 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What is Wellbutrin xl
Wellbutrin xl (latest outcomes from 13,276 users) has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (bupropion hydrochloride): Wellbutrin, Wellbutrin Sr, Zyban, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Forfivo Xl.
On Nov, 27, 2014: 11,441 people who reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin xl are studied
Most common side effects over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified |
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||Depression||Insomnia (sleeplessness)||Grand Mal Convulsion (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain)||Drug Ineffective||Depression||Dizziness||Depression |
|Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)||Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||Drug Ineffective||Anxiety||Dizziness||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||Depression||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) |
|Rash (redness)||Anxiety||Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||Drug Ineffective||Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||Insomnia (sleeplessness)||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||Anxiety |
|Dizziness||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||Grand Mal Convulsion (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain)||Headache (pain in head)||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||Weight Increased||Headache (pain in head)||Pain |
|Anxiety||Grand Mal Convulsion (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain)||Headache (pain in head)||Insomnia (sleeplessness)||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder)||Constipation||Drug Ineffective |
|Insomnia (sleeplessness)||Dizziness||Depression||Feeling Abnormal||Abdominal Pain||Impaired Driving Ability||Dry Mouth||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) |
|Headache (pain in head)||Drug Ineffective||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||Headache (pain in head)||Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin)||Headache (pain in head) |
|Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)||Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)||Suicidal Ideation||Amnesia (deficit in memory caused by brain damage, disease, or psychological trauma)||Depression||Headache (pain in head)||Insomnia (sleeplessness)||Vomiting |
|Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)||Insomnia (sleeplessness)||Weight Decreased||Depression||Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)||Dry Mouth||Anorgasmia (type of sexual dysfunction in which a person cannot achieve orgasm, even with adequate stimulation)||Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration) |
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||Headache (pain in head)||Anxiety||Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)||Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)||Erectile Dysfunction||Short-term Memory Loss||Back Pain |
Most common side effects by age * :
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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ELP814 (2 years ago):
I am a 28 year old female with a sulfa allergy. I recently was switched from Effexor Xr to Wellbutrin xl. I did fine on the half dosage during the transition process but I have been on the full 300mg dose for 2 days and I'm super itchy and seem to be breaking out in mild hives. I haven't changed anything else, used anything strange or eaten anything out of the norm. Could I be allergic to something in the Wellbutrin?
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- Has anyone been helped by taking lexapro and wellbutrin?
(Asked by a 22 year old woman who has Depression, and takes Wellbutrin, Lexapro)
I am the mom of a 22 year old who is trying to get through college and can't seem to find the right meds for depression. She is taking Lexapro and I am wondering if adding Wellbutrin will help.
- My sister has been taking depakote cogentin and geodon and suffers with great memory loss inability to carry on a conversation and drops things all the time is this the effect of these drugs?
(Asked by a 55 year old woman who has Halucinations, Talking Out Of Her Head, Sleeping Difficulty, Falling , Memory Loss, and takes Wellbutrin, Prozac, Geodon, Cogentin, Depakote)
Sister takes over 16 perscriptions but the ones mentioned are severe.. due to being bi-polar, and severe agoraphobia and anxiety with depression..is this now her life? Not being able to fully comprehend or remember anything? Dropping things and falling when under the full impact of this medication? ...
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I was taking about 5 to 15 mg of Percocet a day and wanted to get off them. If I don't take suboxone at night I get EXTREME discomfort down my left leg & can not sleep due to pressure on my lower back (that's why I had to take Percocet). I have tried NUMEROUS meds over the past 20 yrs & nothing work ...
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(Asked by a 61 year old woman who takes Xanax , Xarelto, Wellbutrin, Losartan, Cardizem)
I want to take Dramamine for dizziness....is it ok with all these other meds. I have afib
- Exercise intolerance
(Asked by a 45 year old woman who has Exercise Intolerance, and takes Wellbutrin)
I've been running for 2 years and recently it has become harder to run and I've lost 45 seconds off my pace. It's harder becuase my hips/.thighs hurt and not because of reduced lung capacity. It isn't temperature related. I've been taking 40 mg Prozac, 450 mg Wellbutrin, and .5 mg Xanax XR for 4 y ...
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(Posted by a 48 year old man who has Bedwetting, Confusion, Bone And Joint Pain, Adjustment Disorder With Mixed Anxiety And Depressed Mood, Depression Suicidal, Backaches And Stress, and takes Xanax, Acetaminophen, Wellbutrin, Methadone Hydrochloride, Norco)
I am on the very edge of crazy. So starting this is pushing ne way over. I'm 49 for crap sakes. I am so tired of the pain in my body and I am just tired, this is the last slap I can't anymore. Naturally alcohol I am sure is just about the end game along with cuts.
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