A study for a 38 year old man who takes Wellbutrin - from FDA reports


4,622 males aged 38 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 38 year old male patient who has Depression - Major. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 10, 2019

4,622 males aged 38 (±5) who take Wellbutrin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Wellbutrin for a 38-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 38
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Depression - Major
  • Drugs taken:
    • Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Ejaculation Retrograde(retrograde ejaculation occurs when semen enters the bladder instead of emerging through the penis during orgasm): 1 (0.02% of males aged 38 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Suicide attempt
  3. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
  4. Aggression
  5. Rashes (redness)
  6. Irritability
  7. Loss of consciousness
  8. Depressed level of consciousness
  9. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  10. Fever
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. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  10. Weight decreased
6 - 12 months:
  1. Death
  2. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  3. Suicidal ideation
  4. Weight increased
  5. Overdose
  6. Drug toxicity
  7. Erection problems
  8. Bipolar disorder (mood disorder)
  9. Dermatitis contact (skin reaction (dermatitis) resulting from exposure to allergens)
  10. Weight loss
1 - 2 years:
  1. Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)
  2. Hospitalisation
  3. Kidney stones
  4. Weight increased
  5. Joint pain
  6. Abnormal behavior
  7. Eating disorder
  8. Weight loss
  9. Compulsive shopping
  10. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
  2. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Erection problems
  7. Psychotic disorder
  8. Drug dependence
  9. Diabetes
  10. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
5 - 10 years:
  1. High blood cholesterol
  2. Urine output - decreased
  3. Metabolic disorder (an abnormal function and pattern of body fat. insulin resistance refers to the diminished ability of cells to respond to the action of insulin in promoting the transport of the sugar glucose, from blood into muscles and other tissues)
  4. Nausea and vomiting
  5. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
  6. High blood pressure
  7. Drug exposure during pregnancy
  8. Intentional overdose
  9. Anger
  10. Diabetes
10+ years:
  1. Belching (release of gas from the digestive tract)
  2. Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus)
  3. Drug administration error
not specified:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life)
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Chest pain
  8. Diabetes
  9. Suicidal ideation
  10. Weakness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 229 people, 4.95%
  2. Pain : 212 people, 4.59%
  3. Quit Smoking : 209 people, 4.52%
  4. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 151 people, 3.27%
  5. High Blood Pressure : 138 people, 2.99%
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 136 people, 2.94%
  7. Sleep Disorder : 135 people, 2.92%
  8. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : 105 people, 2.27%
  9. Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes): 97 people, 2.10%
  10. High Blood Cholesterol : 74 people, 1.60%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Seroquel (419 people, 9.07%)
  2. Zyprexa (252 people, 5.45%)
  3. Zoloft (226 people, 4.89%)
  4. Ambien (196 people, 4.24%)
  5. Klonopin (196 people, 4.24%)
  6. Xanax (195 people, 4.22%)
  7. Risperdal (191 people, 4.13%)
  8. Neurontin (184 people, 3.98%)
  9. Depakote (182 people, 3.94%)
  10. Lexapro (173 people, 3.74%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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  • Ejaculation retrograde (retrograde ejaculation occurs when semen enters the bladder instead of emerging through the penis during orgasm) has been reported by people with enlarged prostate, high blood pressure, depression, schizophrenia, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 514 Ejaculation retrograde patients).

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