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Is buproprion a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (maoi) type of drug?

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Dr. Steven Reidbord
Psychiatry
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In brief: No

Bupropion (wellbutrin) inhibits re-uptake of norepinephrine and Dopamine into neurons (nerve and brain cells).
It does not inhibit mao, so there are no dietary restrictions or common medication interactions, unlike the the maois.

In brief: No

Bupropion (wellbutrin) inhibits re-uptake of norepinephrine and Dopamine into neurons (nerve and brain cells).
It does not inhibit mao, so there are no dietary restrictions or common medication interactions, unlike the the maois.
Dr. Steven Reidbord
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Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry

In brief: No

Bupropion is a dnri: a dopamine-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor. It does not inhibit the action of the enzyme monoamine oxidase.

In brief: No

Bupropion is a dnri: a dopamine-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor. It does not inhibit the action of the enzyme monoamine oxidase.
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