Drug interactions between Remeron SolTab and Wellbutrin XL
|Remeron SolTab (mirtazapine)|
|Wellbutrin XL (bupropion)|
Interactions between your selected drugs
bupropion ↔ mirtazapine
Applies to:Wellbutrin XL (bupropion) and Remeron SolTab (mirtazapine)
BuPROPion may rarely cause seizures, and combining it with other medications that can also cause seizures such as mirtazapine may increase that risk. The interaction may be more likely if you are elderly, undergoing alcohol or drug withdrawal, have a history of seizures, or have a condition affecting the central nervous system such as a brain tumor or head trauma. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternatives that do not interact, or you may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring by your doctor to safely use both medications. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with these medications. Also avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medications affect 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.
Drug Interaction Classification
The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.