A study for a 37 year old man who takes Wellbutrin - from FDA reports

4,472 males aged 37 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 37 year old male patient who has Ed. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 10, 2019

4,472 males aged 37 (±5) who take Wellbutrin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Wellbutrin for a 37-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 37
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Ed
  • Drugs taken:
    • Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Suicide attempt
  3. Rashes (redness)
  4. Irritability
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  6. Loss of consciousness
  7. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  8. Fever
  9. Depressed level of consciousness
  10. Breathing difficulty
1 - 6 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Aggression
  3. Dizziness
  4. Suicide attempt
  5. Suicidal ideation
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  8. Headache (pain in head)
  9. Panic disorder
  10. Weight decreased
6 - 12 months:
  1. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  2. Death
  3. Drug toxicity
  4. Overdose
  5. Suicidal ideation
  6. Weight increased
  7. Dermatitis contact (skin reaction (dermatitis) resulting from exposure to allergens)
  8. High blood cholesterol
  9. Bipolar disorder (mood disorder)
  10. Weight loss
1 - 2 years:
  1. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection)
  2. Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)
  3. Eating disorder
  4. Hospitalisation
  5. Kidney stones
  6. Compulsive shopping
  7. Weight increased
  8. Abnormal behavior
  9. Joint pain
  10. Urosepsis (secondary infection that occurs when a urinary tract infection spreads to the bloodstream)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  4. Drug dependence
  5. Drug administration error
  6. Diabetes
  7. Pain
  8. Nervousness
  9. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  10. Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Anger
  2. Gastrointestinal disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract)
  3. Benign pancreatic neoplasm (benign (non-cancerous) tumours of the pancreatic)
  4. Pancreatitis chronic (chronic inflammation of pancreas)
  5. Nausea and vomiting
  6. Urine output - decreased
  7. Infrequent bowel movements
  8. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
  9. Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)
  10. Drug exposure during pregnancy
10+ years:
not specified:
  1. Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Chest pain
  8. Diabetes
  9. Suicidal ideation
  10. Dizziness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 216 people, 4.83%
  2. Quit Smoking : 204 people, 4.56%
  3. Pain : 199 people, 4.45%
  4. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 129 people, 2.88%
  5. High Blood Pressure : 128 people, 2.86%
  6. Sleep Disorder : 124 people, 2.77%
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 111 people, 2.48%
  8. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : 104 people, 2.33%
  9. Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes): 100 people, 2.24%
  10. Major Depression (a mood state that goes well beyond temporarily feeling sad or blue. it is a serious medical illness that affects one's thoughts, feelings): 77 people, 1.72%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Seroquel (392 people, 8.77%)
  2. Zyprexa (252 people, 5.64%)
  3. Zoloft (210 people, 4.70%)
  4. Xanax (191 people, 4.27%)
  5. Risperdal (183 people, 4.09%)
  6. Depakote (179 people, 4.00%)
  7. Klonopin (178 people, 3.98%)
  8. Ambien (171 people, 3.82%)
  9. Neurontin (163 people, 3.64%)
  10. Paxil (162 people, 3.62%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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