Drug Interactions between Lamictal and Wellbutrin XL
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Lamictal (lamotrigine)
- Wellbutrin XL (bupropion)
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between Lamictal and Wellbutrin XL. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Lamictal is in the drug class triazine anticonvulsants.
- Lamictal is used to treat the following conditions:
- Wellbutrin xl is in the drug class miscellaneous antidepressants.
- Wellbutrin xl is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Wellbutrin XL (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.
Applies to: Lamictal (lamotrigine)
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of lamoTRIgine such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with lamoTRIgine. Do not use more than the recommended dose of lamoTRIgine, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
|No interaction information available.|