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In the US, Bupropion (bupropion systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: miscellaneous antidepressants, smoking cessation agents and is used to treat ADHD, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Dysthymia, Major Depressive Disorder, Migraine Prevention, Obesity, Panic Disorder, Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Seasonal Affective Disorder, Sexual Dysfunction - SSRI Induced and Smoking Cessation.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Aid to smoking cessation

Antidepressant: Selective noradrenaline and dopamin reuptake inhibitor (NDRI)

Chemical Name

1-Propanone, 1-(3-chlorophenyl)-2-[(1,1-dimethylethyl)amino]-, (±)-

Foreign Names

  • Bupropionum (Latin)
  • Bupropion (German)
  • Bupropione (French)
  • Bupropiona (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Buxon
    Saval, Chile
  • Elontril XL
    Etex, Chile
  • Wellbutrin
    GlaxoSmithKline, Mexico; GlaxoSmithKline, Peru; GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovenia; GlaxoSmithKline, South Africa
  • Zyban
    GlaxoSmithKline, South Africa
  • Aplenzin
    Valeant, United States
  • Bup
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Actavis
    Actavis, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Anchen
    Anchen, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Apotex
    Apotex, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride GSK
    GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Latvia
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Impax
    Impax, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Mylan
    Mylan, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Sandoz
    Sandoz, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Sun
    Sun, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Teva
    Teva, United States
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Watson
    Watson, United States
  • Buprotrin
    Royal, Taiwan
  • Butrew
    Quimico, Mexico
  • Depnox SR
    Jayson, Bangladesh
  • Elontril
    Bial, Portugal; Glaxo Allen, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Austria; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Estonia; GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Latvia; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovakia
  • Forfivo XL
    Edgemont, United States
  • Funnix
    Pharmax, Taiwan
  • Le Fu Ting
    WanTe, China
  • Nicostop
    Sun Pharma, Vietnam
  • Odranal
    Raffo, Argentina
  • Prewell
    Root, Taiwan
  • Prexaton
    Alphapharm, Australia
  • Quomem
    GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand
  • ratio-Bupropion SR
    ratiopharm, Canada
  • Sandoz Bupropion SR
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Voxra
    GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden
  • Wellbutrin 2care4
    GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark
  • Wellbutrin Orifarm
    GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark
  • Wellbutrin Paranova
    GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark
  • Wellbutrin Retard
    GlaxoSmithKline, Iceland; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway
  • Wellbutrin SR
    Biovail, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Ecuador; GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, United States
  • Wellbutrin XL
    Biovail, Canada; Valeant, United States
  • Wellbutrin XR
    GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands
  • Wellbutrin
    AlphaFarma, Malta; Glaxo Wellcome, Serbia; GlaxoSmithKline, Antigua & Barbuda; GlaxoSmithKline, Argentina; GlaxoSmithKline, Aruba; GlaxoSmithKline, Bosnia & Herzegowina; GlaxoSmithKline, Barbados; GlaxoSmithKline, Belgium; GlaxoSmithKline, Bulgaria; GlaxoSmithKline, Bermuda; GlaxoSmithKline, Bahamas; GlaxoSmithKline, Chile; GlaxoSmithKline, Colombia; GlaxoSmithKline, Czech Republic; GlaxoSmithKline, Grenada; GlaxoSmithKline, Greece; GlaxoSmithKline, Guyana; GlaxoSmithKline, Hungary; GlaxoSmithKline, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Jamaica; GlaxoSmithKline, South Korea; GlaxoSmithKline, Cayman Islands; GlaxoSmithKline, Saint Lucia; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Luxembourg; GlaxoSmithKline, Latvia; GlaxoSmithKline, Malta; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovakia; GlaxoSmithKline, Trinidad & Tobago; GlaxoSmithKline, Taiwan; GlaxoSmithKline, United States; GlaxoSmithKline, Venezuela
  • Wellbutrin XR
    Aspen Bad Oldesloe, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Austria; GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Wellbutrin-XL
    GlaxoSmithKline, Ecuador; GlaxoSmithKline, Oman; GlaxoSmithKline, Peru; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey
  • Yue Ting
    WanTe, China
  • Zetron
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Zyban D.A.C.
    DAC, Iceland
  • Zyban
    Biovail, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Austria; GlaxoSmithKline, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline, Bosnia & Herzegowina; GlaxoSmithKline, Belgium; GlaxoSmithKline, Brazil; GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, Czech Republic; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, France; GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom; GlaxoSmithKline, Greece; GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, Ireland; GlaxoSmithKline, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, India; GlaxoSmithKline, Iceland; GlaxoSmithKline, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Luxembourg; GlaxoSmithKline, Latvia; GlaxoSmithKline, Malta; GlaxoSmithKline, Malaysia; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway; GlaxoSmithKline, New Zealand; GlaxoSmithKline, Oman; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Serbia; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovenia; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey; GlaxoSmithKline, Taiwan; GlaxoSmithKline, United States
  • Zybex SR
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Zyntabac
    GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands

International Drug Name Search


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