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What Is Effect Of Wellbutrin On Urine Retention
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
I'm having urinary retention and am a 30/f I take 450 mg wellbutrin (bupropion) for the past 11 yrs. Could this now be causing these symptoms the past few months?
See your doctor : It is possible for antidepressants such as Wellbutrin (bupropion) to cause urinary retention. It's unusual for this to occur after having been on the medication at the same dose for such a long period of time. See your doctor for an assessment. There may be something else going on. A dose reduction or change in medication may be needed. See your doctor to rule out other causes and then discuss your options. ...Read more
Drugs and bladder: Drugs used for colds or diets sometimes act to tighten the urinary channel and block the flow of urine; Ephedrine (kondon's nasal, pretz-d), Pseudoephedrine (actifed, afrin, drixoral, sudafed, triaminic), and phenylpropanolamine (acutrim, dexatrim, phenoxine, prolamine). Sometimes narcotics can slow the muscle in the bladder and cause difficulty emptying. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Urine retention: If a person has urinary retention, there is some obstruction (O) to the outflow of urine from the kidney. It untreated, this could lead to renal failure, which can be fatal if the O is not relieved and/or the patient does not start some sort of dialysis. Patients with O of the urinary tract need to be seen by a urologist to diagnose, treat and cure it. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fever & severe pain: Hello Frank I am sorry your experiencing urinary retention. If you are having fevers and severe pain I would say you should go to an urgent care clinic or ER. But you might wait a longer time in a ER than a urgent care clinic. If the retention is intermittent, meaning you can pass urine sometimes, you should your doc for long term treatment of your urinary retention. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hi I am 33 year old and I have two kids.After birth to both kids i notice that I have a urine retention I have to sit atleast 20 min in restrooms to?
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