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I take wellbutrin (bupropion) for depression/anxiety. I also have cerebral palsy. A friend told me that wellbutrin (bupropion) makes spasticity worse. Is this true?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
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In brief: No it is not true

Even though wellbrutin has several CNS side effects but it does not make spasticity worse.
It can cause trmors, pseudoparkinson(which is involuntary movements ) and others but will have no effect on spasticity.

In brief: No it is not true

Even though wellbrutin has several CNS side effects but it does not make spasticity worse.
It can cause trmors, pseudoparkinson(which is involuntary movements ) and others but will have no effect on spasticity.
Dr. Yash Khanna
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