A 60-year-old female asked:
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i take wellbutrin (bupropion) xl 150. can i take 5htp at night for sleep?

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Dr. Adam Smith
17 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Taking 5-HTP along with medications for depression might cause serious side effects. Do not take 5-HTP if you are taking medications for depression.
Answered on Mar 20, 2018
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