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Im taking wellbutrin (bupropion) sr 150 mg twice a day. (Started 2weeks ago for the first time) I might have taken two at night. (3 in total for today) is it bad?

Im taking wellbutrin (bupropion) sr 150 mg twice a day. (Started 2weeks ago for the first time) I might have taken two at night. (3 in total for today) is it bad?

No, it's not bad.: No, 3 tabs is still a safe dose but you should try to keep track of the intake of your meds as much as possible. You can use a pillbox or a diary to mark off when you took your meds. Your doctor could also prescribe Wellbutrin (bupropion) XL 300 mg once a day. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali
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Bupropion (Definition)

Also called wellbutrin (bupropion) or zyban or aplenzin, is an atypical antidepressant & smoking cessation aid, which has mild psychostimulant action. It is a norepinephrine/dopamine reuptake inhibitor. It can lower seizure threshold at high doses, ...Read more


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Could bupropion sr 150 mg help with depression?

Could bupropion sr 150 mg help with depression?

That's what it's for: Wellbutrin or bupropion has been around for several decades, with many hundreds of thousands of people being helped with depression. It's success rate is about the same as other antidepressants (SSRIs and SNRIs) but it is in a different class, and lacks a lot of the same side effects. It is more energizing than sedating, and doesn't reduce sexual desire/performance as the others may. Works in 60% ...Read more

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I take wellbutrin (bupropion) 150mg sr morning & 150 mg afternoon. Still have anxiety. Can i take ashwaganda in the morning?

I take wellbutrin (bupropion) 150mg sr morning & 150 mg afternoon. Still have anxiety. Can i take ashwaganda  in the morning?

Ask your doctor: There are no known interactions with wellbutrin (bupropion) but this has not been studied well. There are other potential side effects and drug interactions so you ned to review this with your doctor before taking this or other over the counter agents. Remember these are not regulated by the fda but they do have both good and potentially harmful effects in the body. D not take in pregnancy! ...Read more

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Dr. gave me 200mg/day SR Wellbutrin (bupropion) bc 1 month of 150 XR didn't do anything. Can I expect a change? New to me Dr & didn't seem big on meds.

Dr. gave me 200mg/day SR Wellbutrin (bupropion) bc 1 month of 150 XR didn't do anything. Can I expect a change? New to me Dr & didn't seem big on meds.

WELLBUTRIN (bupropion) : Wellbutrin (bupropion) can be very effective. Follow up with your doctor to titrate the dose and monitor your response. You need an exam and labs. Also discuss referral for therapy.if symptoms persist Meds to boost serotonin like Lexapro may be of benefit . ...Read more

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I was on wellbutrin (bupropion) 300 mg and they switched me to wellbutrin (bupropion) sr 150 2 times daily is it going to take my body few weeks to feel the differences?

I was on wellbutrin (bupropion) 300 mg and they switched me to wellbutrin (bupropion) sr 150 2 times daily is it going to take my body few weeks to feel the differences?

Might not feel it.: You may not feel any difference. If you were on wellbutrin (bupropion) xl (extended release) 300mg one tablet per day - it is a once a day medication. 2 doses of wellbutrin (bupropion) sr (slow release) is would just be over two doses. ...Read more

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How effective is wellbutrin (bupropion) sr 100mg?

How effective is wellbutrin (bupropion) sr 100mg?

Depends.: That would depend on what the wellbutrin (bupropion) sr is prescribed to treat. Wellbutrin (bupropion) sustained release would generally be used to treat depression, however it is also used for smoking cessation (zyban) and off label for adhd and substance use disorders. We also add it to other antidepressants to try and reverse sexual dysfunction. 100 mgs daily would be the lowest dose of that form of the medication. ...Read more

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Can you half wellbutrin (bupropion) sr pill safely?

Can you half  wellbutrin (bupropion) sr pill safely?

Well......: Officially you should not, however the mechanism with which wellbutrin (bupropion) sr provides sustained release would be maintained if it is halved without crushing. This is not the case with wellbutrin (bupropion) xl, it can not be divided. ...Read more

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What are wellbutrin (bupropion) sr and lithium used for?

What are wellbutrin (bupropion) sr and lithium used for?

Mood : Wellbutrin (bupropion) is an antidepressant, it has minimal to zero anti anxiety effect, it is also used in smoking cessation. Lithium is a mood stabilizer used in bipolar d/o as well as depression, it is also used as an "anti aggressive" behavior medication and in intermittent explosive disorder at times. ...Read more

Wellbutrin (Definition)

Bupropion is an addiction reducing agent and an antidepressant which are both a ...Read more


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Zyban (Definition)

Zyban is an addiction reducing agent which is a ...Read more