Generic Name: Bupropion (byoo PRO pee on)
Brand Names: Budeprion SR, Buproban, Forfivo XL, Wellbutrin, Wellbutrin SR, Wellbutrin XL, Zyban, Zyban Advantage Pack, Budeprion XL
Wellbutrin ?? th? brand n?m? f?r Bupropion, ? prescription drug that’s u??d t? treat depression. Manufactured b? GlaxoSmithKline. It’s ?l?? u??d t? treat seasonal affective disorder (SAD), ? type ?f depression th?t u?u?ll? strikes ?n th? fall ?nd winter.
Und?r th? brand n?m? Zyban, Bupropion h?? ?l?? b??n prescribed t? h?l? people quit smoking.

Wellbutrin Side Effects

G?t emergency medical h?l? ?f ??u h?v? ?n? ?f th??? signs ?f ?n allergic reaction t? Wellbutrin: hives; difficult breathing; swelling ?f ??ur face, lips, tongue, ?r throat; Chest pain; Flushing; Rapid, irregular heart; Rise ?n blood pressure; Confusion; Anorexia; Tinnitus (noise ?r ringing ?n th? ears); Seizures; Hallucinating; Irrational fears; Muscle ?r joint pain; Blisters; Swelling ?f th? face, throat. Tongue, lips, eyes, hands, feet, ankles, ?r l?w?r legs; Hoarseness; Difficulty breathing ?r swallowing .

Report ?n? n?w ?r worsening symptoms t? ??ur doctor, ?u?h as: mood ?r behavior changes, anxiety, panic attacks, trouble sleeping, ?r ?f ??u feel impulsive, irritable, agitated, hostile, aggressive, restless, hyperactive (mentally ?r physically), m?r? depressed, ?r h?v? thoughts ?b?ut suicide ?r hurting yourself.
Common Side Effects ?f Wellbutrin:
Agitation
Dry mouth
Constipation
Headache/migraine
Nausea/vomiting
Dizziness
Excessive sweating
Tremors
Insomnia
Blurred vision
Rapid heart beat
Nausea
Rash
Hostility
Irregular heartbeat
Itchiness
Sweating
Hives
Visual disturbance
Taste disorder

Wellbutrin Dosage

Wellbutrin ?? ?v??l?bl? ?? ? standard pill ?f 75 milligrams (mg) ?nd 100 mg, ?? ? sustained-release pill (100 mg), ?nd ?? ? long-acting extended-release tablet (150 ?nd 300 mg).
Th? recommended starting dose ?? 200 mg ??r day, g?v?n ?? 100 mg tw??? daily.
Aft?r 3 days ?f dosing, th? dose m?? b? increased t? 300 mg ??r day, g?v?n ?? 100 mg 3 times daily, w?th ?t l???t 6 hours b?tw??n successive doses. Dosing ?b?v? 300 mg ??r day m?? b? accomplished u??ng th? 75- ?r 100-mg tablets.
A maximum ?f 450 mg ??r day, g?v?n ?n divided doses ?f n?t m?r? th?n 150 mg each, m?? b? considered f?r patients wh? show n? clinical improvement ?ft?r ??v?r?l weeks ?f treatment ?t 300 mg ??r day.Administer th? 100?mg tablet 4 times daily t? n?t exceed th? limit ?f 150 mg ?n ? single dose.

Dose F?r Patients w?th Hepatic Impairment
Patient w?th moderate t? severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh score): 7 t? 15: maximum dose ?? 75 mg ??r day.
Patients w?th mild hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh score: 5 t? 6): maximum dose ?? 75 mg ??r day.

Dose F?r Patients w?th Renal Impairment
Patients w?th renal impairment (Glomerular Filtration Rate <90 ml/min) : maximum dose ?? 75 mg ??r day.

Wellbutrin Overdose

If ? person t?k?ng Wellbutrin h?? collapsed ?r ?? n?t breathing, call 911 immediately. However, Call ? poison control center. Symptoms include :
Hallucinations ?nd delusions
Vomiting
Aggressive behavior
Rapid heart beat
Seizures