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Does wellbutrin (bupropion) help social anxiety and ocd?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
No, not so much: Wellbutrin (bupropion) does not have much in the way of anti-anxiety or anti obsessional effects. Other medications, often ssri antidepressants work much better for this. Psychiatrists can help you find a helpful one -- evaluation first, though!
Answered on May 12, 2016
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