I took wellbutrin sr 150 and a generic Alieve cold and sinus 12hr cold medication. I hear it lowers seizure threshold. Should I be worried?
Should I be worried: wellbutrin sr & pseudoephedrine 12hr medicine (Generic Alieve Cold and Sinus)?
- 11 Nov 2011 by ahall18
- 11 Nov 2011
- wellbutrin, wellbutrin sr, seizures, pseudoephedrine, generic, medicine, sinus, medication
Added 11 Nov 2011:
I've been taking the Wellbutrin for a couple months now, but I recently have this cold. So for about a week or so I've taken them together. I was wondering why all the sudden the blurred vision and dizziness came about. Checked the drug interactions and read the warning. Now I'm a little nervous. What are your thoughts? Will I be all right if I stop now? Help!
Hello ahall18. The side effects, the blurred vision, along with the dizzyness is a result of the pseudoephedrine. They are common and normal. If it bothers you, stop the pseudoephedrine, and that will eliviate the side effects. I wouldn't stop taking the welllbutrin, because you'll certainly be feeling some unpleasant withdrawls. If you were to stop the wellbutrin a taper is almost always put into place. You might ask your doctor to confirm, or ask your doctor or pharmacist for thier opinion. Best to you,
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