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What is a good sleeping aid to counteract insomnia caused by being on bupropion? Tried many natural sleep remedies but nothing worked.
Wellbutrin (buproprion hydrochloride) is an antidepressant/anxiolytic that works by inhibiting neuronal uptake of norepinephrine and Dopamine (aminoketone). It is also used for impulsivity as seen in adhd and smoking. Common side effects include xerostomia (dry mouth), headache, agitation, nausea, dizziness, constipation, tremor, diaphoresis, abnormal ...Read more
Dr told me to stop wellbutrin for a few days after just a week to see if it was causing insomnia, today ik had slight nausea, could it be withdrawal?
I was prescribed Wellbutrin, but I'm under 25, have a history of anorexia, have a history of insomnia, and drink regularly. Should I be taking this?
Need psych Eval.: There are many variables that enter into which medication you should take. This includes your history with medication and of course the symptoms that you are having. Anorexia, insomnia , drinking regularly and taking Vicodin are a serious combination of factors. You need to discuss the medication and treatment approach with a psychiatrist who can do a full evaluation. ...Read more
I take 10 mg of Lexapro and 300 mg of Wellbutrin as well as 50 mg of Trazodone for insomnia. I have had insomnia for years. Is this combo dangerous?
30mg buspirone a day for 2 weeks now. I was currently on 150mg wellbutrin. I have insomnia from wellbutrin and in the last week i feel depressed?
Back to your Dr.: Insomnia is one of the common side-effects of wellbutrin . Buspirone is an anti-anxiety which takes 4 to 6 weeks sometimes to take effect. Go back to your doctor and see if he can prescribe an antidepressant which can also help you sleep. Your doctor may also be able to adjust the time you can take your antidepressant because you have daytime drowsiness. ...Read more
Is it okay to take nyquil for cold along with 50 mg trazodone for insomnia? I am also on wellbutrin xl 300 mg/day for 1.5 years.
No. Dextromethorphan: Dextromethorphan + Trazadone can cause a serious condition, Serotonin Syndrome. Doxylamine + Trazadone can cause dizziness & drowsiness. See: www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=2228-0,55-1943&types=major&types=minor&types=moderate&types=food. Always ask your doctor or pharmacist before adding any vitamin, herb, OTC or prescription drug to a psychotropic medication. ...Read more
Can wellbutrin be an alternative to strattera? Strattera helped with anxiety, but caused bad headaches and insomnia. Would wellbutrin be better?
Can be used: Strattera is an adhd medication (not for anxiety). Wellbutrin is sometimes used for the off label treatment of adhd although it is not a first line choice. I have seen a number of people use is successfully for adhd. I can't tell you if it will be a better choice for you. Discuss with your physician as it might be worth a trial. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I take geodon, wellbutrin, and propanolol. The doctor i see refuses to help with my insomnia. So i smoke pot to help me sleep. Will they interact?
Not wise to do so: They could all work at cross purposes. While medications that are prescribed are designed to produce some regulation and stabilization of neurotransmitters, smoking pot pushes others. Not a great solution to insomnia at all. Cognitive behavioral therapy could help. Consider asking 4 referral to a clinical psychologist see: http://cpancf.Com/articles_files/insomniabasicguide.Asp. ...Read more
Sleep disorder in which there is inability to fall asleep &/or stay asleep, followed by daytime functional impairment. It accompanies several sleep, medical, or psychiatric disorders. It can occur at any age, but more common in elderly. It can be short-term (up to 3 weeks) or long-term. It can lead to memory impairment, mood changes, & increase risk of ...Read more