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Posted 22 Mar 2013 • 63 answers
I just started 150 ml Bupropion 2 days ago. My doctor recommended it for depression and anxiety. While I do struggle with both as my work and home life are very hectic, I have never taken anything for it. Situations changed and I decided to give it a try to see if it improves my symptoms. However,... read more
Posted 30 Jan 2013 • 46 answers
For those who have been on Wellbutrin/Buproprion... can you rate your experience in the following areas and what dosage level you are on ? (1) motivation(feeling of getting things accomplished) (2) weight management - weight loss or weight gain (3) sex drive - increase or decrease ??
Posted 24 Aug 2012 • 69 answers
I have been on the generic Wellbutrin for depression for about 3 to 4 months now and have packed on a significant amount of weight. I cannot get enough sleep, but I notice that I toss and turn all night long. Has anyone else noticed that this is a side effect of the medicine?
Posted 16 Feb 2014 • 38 answers
I have been taking Bupropion XL 150 for only 2 days. It was prescribed to treat depression, fatigue, confusion, etc. I take it around 8am. I do not really feel any effect, except I am completely wiped out by early afternoon. This wasn't the case prior to starting this medication. The past 2... read more
Posted 21 Mar 2013 • 24 answers
It seems there are some horror stories of attempting to have alcohol while on bupropion- light headed and depressed for days, it hitting WAY too hard etc. Though I am only in my 2nd week, and drinking is the last thing on my mind, I hope it's not impossible that I can enjoy a 2-3 drinks a... read more
Posted 10 Feb 2013 • 16 answers
I was on Citalopram 40mg for 2 years and gained a total of 40 lbs. My doctor switched me to wellbutrin xl 150 mg but I saw no difference in my weight so she just upped my dose to 300mg. It has worked wonders with my anxiety though, as did the citalopram, but the weight gain and uncontrolled hunger... read more
Posted 11 Feb 2016 • 18 answers
In the past I have taken both brand name and generic Wellbutrin XL and noticed a significant difference. I've tried to switch from brand name to generic twice in the last couple of years, and both times came to the realization that the generic Wellbutrin/ Bupropion XL is nothing like brand... read more
Posted 6 Dec 2013 • 30 answers
I am supposed to be starting out at 100 mg for first few days and increase to 200 mg if well tolerated. I ended up breaking the pills in half and only taking 50 mg for first two days because I am terrified of having a seizure. I am already feeling side effects on this low dose, jittery, tremors,... read more
Posted 6 Aug 2012 • 8 answers
Im 16 and have had this type of issue all of my life. I used to take 450mg of bupropion (Wellbutrin) but after 7-8 months or so I started feeling as though the medication wasn't helping anymore, I would become very down, angry, irritable and agitated. I was told to stop taking it by my Dr.... read more
Posted 6 Sep 2014 • 2 answers
my 300 mg pill at Noon and I just took another 300 mg now at about 5 pm. I have heard that bupropion can cause seizures if taken in high doses. Should I call my doctor and tell him that I took 2 doses in the same day?
Posted 27 Mar 2014 • 3 answers
I was on Prozac fpr 15-20 years, and was put on Bupropion XL 150 mg. daily about a month ago. I still feel the same as before I was put on this? Just Blah. Do you think it is because the prozac is still in my system?
Posted 13 Dec 2012 • 9 answers
I started taking bupropion to quit smoking so how long will it take for this medicine to start working and making cigarettes nasty to the taste
Posted 18 Apr 2013 • 17 answers
This is my third day on Bupropion HCL XL 150. I got on it for compulsive eating and slight depression. I am not very large, I am 5"9' and 150 lbs. For three days I have felt constantly hungry. I am not over eating, just eating when I need to. And I eat pretty healthy, a lot of fruits and... read more
Posted 27 May 2011 • 8 answers
... experiencing the most horrible side effects. It wasn't 30 minutes after I took it, I became so dizzy I couldn't get up. I have been sick to my stomach, can't eat or sleep, in a complete daze, can't remember anything, don't want to talk to anyone or do anything really.... read more
Posted 26 Apr 2016 • 18 answers
I have been taking Wellbutrin SR 150 mg twice a day for a few years now. I have been tolerating that dose fine. My doctor feels I need to increase to 3 x a day for a total of 400 mg a day now due to worsening depression and anxiety. I am scared of taking this dose! I have read all the hype about... read more
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