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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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Pdoc changed dose of meds Wed. Which caused side effect of headache, nausea, anxiety?Remeron 45 to 15, cymbalta (duloxetine) 60 to 30, wellbutrin sr 150 to 300

Lets review your que: I would call your primary and discuss your symptoms. You are probably feeling that way due to decrease in two of your meds. It would probably better to have decreased one of them at a time and at a slower rate to avoid withdraw symptoms ...Read more

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I take PAXIL (paroxetine) CR 37.5 MG DAILY FROM THE LAST 5 YEARS I WANT TO SWITCH TO WELLBUTRIN SR BT HOW MUCH IS ALL I WANT TO KNW ? ANY OTHER ADVICE THANK U :)

Need physician. : Paxil (paroxetine) has to be taper down gradually first. And u have to discuss with your psychiatrist about side effect and benefit of wellbutrin first. It's not what is equivalent dose but most important is how much you needs it and why you needs it . It is not wise to change without physician guidance. ...Read more

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Is a resting rapid heartbeat of 110 per minute dangerous ? I just started taking Wellbutrin sr.

Is a resting rapid heartbeat of 110 per minute dangerous ? I just started taking Wellbutrin sr.

Not normal: Sounds like the fast resting heart beat started after starting on Wellbutrin. If so this is a side effect which needs to be reported immediately to your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take wellbutrin sr and Xanax (alprazolam) together daily and can I take them at the same time? I'm also worried about my seizures. Will i be ok?

Is it safe to take wellbutrin sr and Xanax (alprazolam) together daily and can I take them at the same time? I'm also worried about my seizures. Will i be ok?

Yes: Wellbutrin, is a commonly prescribed antidepressant, now gone generic due to age. Xanax (alprazolam) is also "well aged" and is available in the generic form Alprazolam wellbutrin, as is the case with all rx drugs, must report every possible side effect. Dont read the package insert and follow your drs advise. The combination should be fine and work well. My advise is to not read the package insert, . ...Read more

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When can I drink alcohol after discontinuing wellbutrin sr? I was taking it to quit smoking.

When can I drink alcohol after discontinuing wellbutrin sr?  I was taking it to quit smoking.

Give it 3-4 days: Most of the drugs take one or two days to get out of your body. So you should avoid alcohol for at least 3-4 days. ...Read more

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Clindamycin rash side effect lasts how long? Itches! like hives?

Clindamycin rash side effect lasts how long? Itches! like hives?

Days: It may last several days. In the meanwhile, try taking antihistamine up to 4x daily to see if this helps. If not, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Whey protein causing acne, zits and itches. Is this a common side effect?

Whey protein causing acne, zits and itches. Is this a common side effect?

Not protein. : U consume it every day. It it is due 2 a supplement, I would suspect a steroid additive may B present. Read the label carefully & if U don't understand it, have a dietitian or MD read it 4 U. U must B careful. ...Read more

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Side Effect (Definition)

In medicine, a side effect is an effect, whether therapeutic or adverse, that is secondary to the one intended; although the term is predominantly employed to describe adverse effects, it can also apply to beneficial, but unintended, consequences of the ...Read more


Wellbutrin (Definition)

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