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A 48-year-old male asked:

If somebody have can he add wellbutrein to zoloft (sertraline) for sexual dysfunction from zoloft (sertraline) and haw meny daye take to the body get adjust to wellburin?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Wellbutrin (bupropion): can be added to Zoloft to help with sexual dysfunction. It is important if taking wellbutrin (bupropion) to cut way back on caffeine. It may take a couple weeks to adjust to the wellbutrin (bupropion) if you are having side effects.
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Is it ok to be on Zoloft (sertraline) long term? Been on for 11 months, its helped me. ButHow likely is it to get a permanant sexual disorder after discontinuing?
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A 20-year-old female asked:
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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 38 years experience
Provided original answer
Dr. Weisman is absolutely right about having medical guidance for any medication changes - always! Sorry if didn't make that very clear.
Sep 1, 2014
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