I am changing from Cymbalta 90mg to Wellbutrin150mg 2 times a day.Will i gain more weight? And how do i need to stop one and start the other?
31 Dec 2011
You can take Cymbalta simultaneously with the Wellbutrin. You'll need to slowly reduce your dosage of Cymbalta over time so to avoid withdrawals. Drop to 60mg for a couple of weeks, then to 30mgs for a couple of weeks, then 30 everyother day for a couple of weeks, then stop. The Wellbutrin is usually started at 150mgs once a day, then after about a week or so bumped to the 300mg. The Wellbutrin is less likely to cause weight gain than the Cymbalta.
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