Wellbutrin vs. Marijuana

Summary

We compare the side effects and drug effectiveness of Wellbutrin and Marijuana. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 131,861 people who take Wellbutrin and Marijuana, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on bupropion hydrochloride and marijuana (the active ingredients of Wellbutrin and Marijuana, respectively). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs or brand names) are also considered.

What is Wellbutrin?

Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 83,675 users)

What is Marijuana?

Marijuana has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Marijuana 4,171 users)

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 08, 2019

131,861 people who take Wellbutrin and Marijuana are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Wellbutrin vs Marijuana drug comparison reports.

Drugs in this study:

  • Marijuana (marijuana)
  • Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride)

Most common side effects:

Wellbutrin:
  1. Drug Abuse
  2. Substance Abuse
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Drug Ineffective
  6. Drug Dependence
  7. Vomiting
  8. Headache (pain in head)
  9. Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)
  10. Overdose
Marijuana:
  1. Drug Ineffective
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Dizziness
  6. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  7. Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)
  8. Vomiting
  9. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  10. Diarrhoea

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

Wellbutrin:
  1. Vision Blurred
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)
  5. Drug Dependence
  6. Drug Abuse
  7. Drug Abuser
  8. Alcohol Abuse
  9. Diplopia (double vision)
  10. Constipation
Marijuana:
  1. Drug Ineffective
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
  5. Dizziness
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  8. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  9. Suicidal Ideation
  10. Weight Decreased

Drug effectiveness:

Wellbutrin:
  • not at all: 3.54 %
  • somewhat: 12.18 %
  • moderate: 26.63 %
  • high: 33.29 %
  • very high: 24.36 %
Marijuana:
  • not at all: 3.66 %
  • somewhat: 22.36 %
  • moderate: 36.91 %
  • high: 28.68 %
  • very high: 8.39 %

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