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Wellbutrin (Generic)

General info about Wellbutrin SR (Bupropion)

Wellbutrin SR is a sustained-release kind of the drug Wellbutrin. It consists of Bupropion as an chief ingridient. Bupropion is a drug primarily utilized as an antidepressant of the aminoketone class and cigarette smoking cessation help. Bupropion is utilized to cure major depressive disorder and seasonal depression. It may improve your mood and feelings of wellness. It is an effective antidepressant by itself, however is also popular as an additioonal treatment in cases of incomplete reaction to first-line selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors drugs. Wellbutrin SR might work by assisting to bring back the natural balance of neurotransmitters in your brain. Bupropion is provided for oral administration as 100-mg 150-mg and 200 milligram (light pink) tablets containg matching ammount of active ingridient. You should take this medication by mouth, with or without a meal, typically three times a day. The most dangerous side effect is a boost in danger for epileptic seizures, which caused the drug to be removed from the market for some time and then caused the suggested dose to be lowered. Inorder to minimize the danger of seizure, increase the dosage slowly. Do not take more than 150 mg as a single dosage, and more than 450 milligrams per day.

Wellbutrin SR (Bupropion) Purchase

Consult your physicianbefore decide to purchase Wellbutrin SR to deal with the required conditions. Self-medication can be the factor of extreme bad impacts.

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Uses

Wellbutrin (bupropion) works inside the brain to treat depression disorders. One of the brands used for Wellbutrin – Zyban – is prescribed for people willing to quit smoking.

How to take

Wellbutrin should be taken according to your doctor’s instructions and directions on the prescription label. Do not change the dosage or period of use without prior medical consult. An extra-large dose of the medication may increase the risk of a seizure.

A tablet of Generic Wellbutrin should be swallowed without crashing or chewing.

Side effects

Wellbutrin does not elicit major side effects and in the rare case it does, they require no medical involvement. Common side effects include: headache, mouth dryness, loss of weight, nausea, sleeping problems, dizziness, constipation, sore throat, pain in the abdomen, and agitation.

Precautions

As antidepressants may increase the risk of suicidal thoughts and self-harm in children and young adults, talk to your doctor to make sure that the benefits of taking Wellbutrin outweigh the risks.

DO NOT take the medication if any of the following conditions apply to you: allergic to Generic Wellbutrin or bupropion ingredients; taking another bupropion based medication; have a history of eating disorders (anorexia, bulimia, etc.) or seizures (epilepsy, etc.); have recently stopped drinking alcohol or using sedatives after a long-term use; taking or have taken linezolid or a monoamine oxidase inhibitor within the last two weeks.

Speak to your doctor before taking the medication if any of the following conditions apply to you: seizures or epilepsy; brain tumors or brain injury (or a history of it); diabetes, heart disorders or a recent history of heart attacks; bipolar disorder (or a family history of it); liver problems (failure or cirrhosis, etc.); kidney disease (e.g. failure); allergies to foods, medications, etc.; pregnant or planning pregnancy or breastfeeding; consuming alcohol on a regular basis.

Drug interactions

Notify your medical specialist about all other medications you are taking, including non-prescription medications, dietary supplements and herbal products. The following medications may interact with Generic Wellbutrin: other antidepressants; amantadine (Symmetrel); antipsychotic medications (used for hallucinations or schizophrenia); beta blockers, such as: atenolol (Tenormin), bisoprolol (Zebeta), carvedilol (Coreg, Coreg CR), labetalol (Trandate), metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol XL), nadolol (Corgard), propranolol (Inderal), sotalol (Betapace), or timolol (Blocadren); certain arrhythmia medications, such as propafenone (Rythmol) and flecainide (Tambocor); clopidogrel (Plavix); cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan); doxorubicin (Adriamycin, Doxil); efavirenz (Sustiva); levodopa (Parcopa, Sinemet, Sinemet CR, Stalevo); monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), such as: isocarboxazid (Marplan), phenelzine (Nardil), rasagiline (Azilect), selegiline (Eldepryl, Emsam, Zelapar), or tranylcypromine (Parnate); nelfinavir (Viracept); nicotine patches (NicoDerm CQ); orphenadrine (Norflex); ritonavir (Norvir), lopinavir or ritonavir (Kaletra); steroids, such as prednisone or methylprednisolone (Medrol); tamoxifen (Nolvadex); theophylline; thiotepa or ticlopidine (Ticlid).

Other medications may interact with Wellbutrin (bupropion) as well.

Missed dose

If you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the dose you have missed.

Storage

Generic Wellbutrin should be stored between 68°F and 77°F (20°C and 25°C) away from light and moisture, out of reach of children and pets. Do not store the medication in the bathroom. Keep the medication in a tight and light-resistant container.

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