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A 34-year-old male asked:

Started wellbutrin and cymbalta (duloxetine) six days ago. switched from ssri. severe constipation with no movement since. which one is responsible?

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Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Medication effects: I understand your discomfort. Cymbalta is a selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor antidepressant (SSNRI). Wellbutrin (bupropion) is a Medication for Depression Constipation can be a common Side effect with both Medications. See Psychiatrist for Medication benefits and side effects, discuss Wellbutrin (bupropion) in smaller dose and have diet rich in fiber ;and Therapy for Stress in your life.
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