I have been taking wellburtrin xl 300 mg and 30 mg of cybalta. what would happen if i just go off welbutrin rather then gradually? I have had really bad side effects. constipation dizziness gas headache urniary trat infection nervouness restless ness mood change horrible moods stomach pain ear problems vision problems. I just dont want to take this drug any longer my dr wants me to gradually go off it as take one every other day for two weeks then go bk to her but i can tell right a way when i dont take thwell that i feel better.?
25 May 2012
I'm not 100% positive on your question because of all the typos, but if you're asking would it be better to ignore the Dr's directions to stop gradually and just stop cold I would say 2 things;
1. Never do anything other than what the prescribing Dr directs you to do.
2. Do not, I repeat, do not ignore his/her instructions to be gradual. You think you're suffering now? Stopping this (what I think is a horrible med) abruptly is a guaranteed trip down misery road.
I stinks I know because you want to end the horrible side-effects but trust me you will regret stopping abruptly. Hope this helps.
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