Anti-Depressants are known to cause hair loss. Is Wellbutrin amongst the most likely to have this side effect?
Justine, hair loss while using Wellbutrin is minimal at best. Most of the time, hair loss is as a result of stress.
Justin; In a study called an uncontrolled study they found 1 out of 1000 people could get minor hair loss. but there were no real studies done during the regular trials and this was small amounts of hair.That does come back but it also said that some people controlled it by using such products as Rogaine hair lotion the only true thing on the market that does grow back hair loss and it does come in a generic form also. but this is the medical term. I know of many people and had never heard of this happening to them. Chuck 1957 Infrequent was alopecia.(hair loss)
Hair loss is possible with Wellbutrin although most users do not experience this side effect.
- Wellbutrin Information for Consumers
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