Drug interactions between Budeprion and Plavix
Interactions between your drugs
bupropion ↔ clopidogrel
Applies to:Budeprion (bupropion) and Plavix (clopidogrel)
Clopidogrel may increase the blood levels and effects of buPROPion. You may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring by your doctor to safely use both medications. Contact your doctor if you experience seizures, anxiety, tremor, insomnia, hallucinations, confusion, and/or difficulty concentrating, as these may be signs and symptoms of excessive buPROPion levels. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Budeprion (bupropion)
Using buPROPion with alcohol may increase the risk of uncommon side effects such as seizures, hallucinations, delusions, paranoia, mood and behavioral changes, depression, suicidal thoughts, anxiety, and panic attacks. On the other hand, sudden withdrawal from alcohol following regular or chronic use can also increase your risk of seizures during treatment with buPROPion. If you are prone to frequent or excessive alcohol use, talk to your doctor before starting buPROPion. In general, you should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with buPROPion. Also avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.