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Is Yohimbine safe to use while on Fluoxetine, Abilify, (aripiprazole) Buproprion and a very low dose of Propranolol? Meds for anxiety. Klonopin as needed.

Is Yohimbine safe to use while on Fluoxetine, Abilify, (aripiprazole) Buproprion and a very low dose of Propranolol? Meds for anxiety. Klonopin as needed.

The risk here is: Between All the others you list! Some are very risky! Be sure your provider is watching you closely and try to stop some. ED is not your biggest worry and Yohimbine has side effects. Be careful — if your provider is not a psych specialist — you might want a consult when multi-pharma issues arise. Add CBT Tx for best outcome and fewer risks. You're too young for so many meds. Best! ...Read more

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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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What is yohimbine?

What is yohimbine?

Herbal remedy: Whether it is an effective fat-burner or enhancer of traumatic memories is still unanswered, but it is a mild enhancer of male libido and does help reverse the inhibited ejaculatory function that affect some men, especially those taking certain antidepressants. ...Read more

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What is the yohimbine?

What is the yohimbine?

Erectile help, maybe: Yohimbine is an alkaloid (basic nitrogen atoms) with some stimulant and aphrodisiac effects found in the bark of yohimbe tree (see pic) as well as in indian snakeroot and niando plants. It is available otc as a herbal extract supplement, and as pure-form prescription medication for sexual dysfunction/ed. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is bupropion used for?

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What is bupropion used for?

Bupropion: Wellbutrin is antidepressant used to treat major depression. Also, there is a brand of bupropion called zyban, which is used for smoke cessation. Another off label use is for adhd when stimulants are not indicated or not tolerated. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of yohimbine?

What are the benefits of yohimbine?

Here are some...: Yohimbine has been marketed to enhance erection by blocking adrenergic receptors, but is illegal in the United States since its degree of effectiveness failed to reach clinical standard for approval besides its significant adverse side effects to cause low BP at high dose and high BP at lower dose. ...Read more

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What should I expect while taking bupropion?

What should I expect while taking bupropion?

Aka Wellbutrin (bupropion): Wellbutrin (bupropion) is an antidepressant medicine that mostly targets the neurotransmitter dopamine. It is the only antidepressant that specifically targets dopamine. The others target norepinephrine and seretonin. It is the only antidwpressant that is considered "energizing", but sometimes it can cause anxiety, restlessness or irritability. It is effective for improving dep. No weight gain. No sexual side. ...Read more

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Any zyban(bupropion) side effects?

Any zyban(bupropion) side effects?

Fairly mild: The side effects of bupropion are fairly mild. Most common are a bit of dry mouth, blurry vision or constipation. You may get a little anxious early on. These mostly go away within 2-3 weeks. In high doses, it can cause seizures, though this is fairly rare (I haven't seen a case in 20+ years of prescribing it). ...Read more

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Is Wellbutrin (bupropion) a ssri?

Is Wellbutrin (bupropion) a ssri?

No.: Wellbutrin is an aminoketone class antidepressant. It works in the brain by increasing dopamine and norepinephrine. SSRIs increase the levels of serotonin in the brain and include drugs like citalopram, escitalopram, fluoxetine, paroxetine, and sertraline. ...Read more

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Can you take adapex with bupropion?

Increased risks: Combining Wellbutrin (bupropion) with Adipex-P (phentermine) can increase risk for seizures. ...Read more

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Can you take l-theanine with bupropion?

Yes. It is a tea : Extract and in spite of its widespread use here and in japan there have been no documented adverse reactions with medication so far. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of bupropion?

Bupropion : Mild side effects include dry mouth, nausea, stomach pains, headache, soreness, itching, sweating, low libido, flu like, dizziness; more serious include hives, breathing problems, swelling in throat, face, tongue, lips, seizures, racing heart, fever, mental confusion, poor focus, psychotic symptoms. If you are worried about any, call your doctor right away. ...Read more

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Has anyone taken bupropion and chantix?

Has anyone taken bupropion and chantix?

Yes: Yes. When one alone does not help someone trying to quit smoking both together could be tried. There are potential risks/side effects especially as either medication taken alone can make you depressed and have suicidal thoughts. Close supervision by your md is essential. ...Read more

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Benefits of aphrodisiac yohimbine bark?

Benefits of aphrodisiac yohimbine bark?

Yes/No: Placebo effect is powerful. If the person believes in the substance:it will work. There is no proven(trials) effect. We used it a lot before the pde5 rx's(viagra, levitra&cialis) with little sucess in men. Less in women. I've said before on this site the "sex organ" is between the ears. ...Read more

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Does Wellbutrin (bupropion) help with gad?

Yes: While primarily for depression, Wellbutrin (bupropion) can help with anxiety as well. ...Read more

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Is relacore ok with wellbutrin (bupropion)?

Is relacore ok with wellbutrin (bupropion)?

Relacore: Being a dietary supplement, I would cautiously use with any medications that would potentially lower the seizure threshold, such as wellbutrin (bupropion). Please talk to your doctor first. ...Read more

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Would sudden stop of bupropion HCl XL be bad?

Possible: All changes in use of meds should be carried out with your md's input and guidance. Sudden stopping of antidepressants can cause withdrawal symptoms especially if you are on a high dose. Stopping an antidepressant prematurely may trigger a relapse. Thank you for asking this important question. ...Read more

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Can I take wellbutrin (bupropion) before bed?

Can I take wellbutrin (bupropion) before bed?

Yes but.....: It is stimulating ;sy make it difficult to get to sleep. ...Read more

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Will bupropion and passion flower interact?

Will bupropion and passion flower interact?

No: There are no known direct interactions between passion flower and bupropion. However, please talk with your physician if thinking of adding a herbal remedy. If perhaps feeling anxious on bupropion, your doctor needs to know that and adjust, rather than just having you try different things on your own. ...Read more

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Worried about wellbutrin (bupropion) overdose?

Talk to Doctor: Wellbutrin, (bupropion) like any other medication, can be overdosed. You need to counsel with the prescribing physician. He/she will give the information you need to understand your dosage. ...Read more

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Anyone have a wellbutrin (bupropion) overdose?

Anyone have a wellbutrin (bupropion) overdose?

Not sure of question: Bupropion is used to treat depression & nicotine dependence. Works by increasing norepinephrine & dopamine. Because it is activating it is useful for patients with lethargic depression. Bupropion is not associated with weight gain or sexual problems. Overdoses are associated with an increased risk of seizures, changes in heart rate, fever, and breathing. Overdoses may cause coma & death. ...Read more

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Is it okay to drink on wellbutrin (bupropion)?

Is it okay to drink on wellbutrin (bupropion)?

Be careful.: It would be best to discuss this with the prescribing physician. Wellbutrin (bupropion) can lower the seizure threshold as can coming off of alcohol. As such, it is recommended to avoid the combination. ...Read more

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Can I take wellbutrin with bystolic (nebivolol)?

Not advisable: Wellbutrin may increase serum level of bystolic (nebivolol) resulting in bradcardia (slow heart rate) or low blood pressure. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Can wellbutrin (bupropion) make my anxiety worse?

Yes: Wellbutrin (bupropion) is not a good antianxiety medication, it can also "speed" you up. You need a ssri or a snri. I never use wellbutrin (bupropion) for anxiety in my patients. ...Read more

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Wat does Wellbutrin (bupropion) do and is it safe?

Wellbutrin (bupropion): Wellbutrin (bupropion) is a commonly used medication for major depression disorders, and has some common side effects but is considered safe ...Read more

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Can I mix Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) with wellbutrin?

NOT WITHOUT: The full kinowldege of your MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL! The two drugs are both pyschotropic! ...Read more

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Does propranolol decrease the effects of bupropion?

Does propranolol decrease the effects of bupropion?

Other issues: Burpopion may increase the effects of Propranolol by affecting its metabolism. This can increase the propranolol's effects on your blood pressure causing it to drop. Discuss it with your physician before anything.
Good luck. ...Read more

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How effective is wellbutrin (bupropion) for anxiety?

How effective is wellbutrin (bupropion) for anxiety?

Only if depressed: Wellbutrin (bupropion) is an antidepressant, and is also used to help people stop smoking (reduces craving). It has no direct effect on anxiety. However, anxiety is a common symptom of depression. If a person takes Wellbutrin for depression, their anxiety may decrease along with other depressive symptoms. ...Read more

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How to tell if these are side effects from bupropion?

Which side effects?: There are some common side effects with bupropion...in general side effects with medications are more likely to begin shortly after starting the medication or with a dose increase and tend to improve with time. Common ones are changes in appetite, irritability, nausea, headache, changes in energy level. Let us know specifics and we can help more. Good luck! ...Read more

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Wellbutrin/bupropion side effects and there duration?

Wellbutrin/bupropion side effects and there duration?

Most patients: Experience no side effects. Having said that, some patients can develop dry mouth, headache, nausea, agitation, tremor, even seizures. Most non serious side effects occurr in the first 7-10 days. ...Read more

Wellbutrin (Definition)

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


Zyban (Definition)

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