A 37-year-old male asked:
Right now on prozac 40mg for gad instead of paxil 20mg, for encounter the sexual dysfunction of prozac must be added wellbutrin or buspar (buspirone) to prozac ?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Can help: Yes, adding wellbutrin (bupropion) can help for some with the sexual side effects of prozac.
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Child Psychiatry 39 years experience
Sexual side effects: wellbutrin occasionally helps
trazodone has more evidence for helping sexual side effects.
other strategies include reducing the dose, waiting, using drugs like viagra/cialis or switching to a newer antidepressant like brintellix or viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride)
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Last updated Jul 2, 2016
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