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What will happen if you take bupropion sr but also have an eating dissorder?
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Dr. Lonna Larsh
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In brief: Seizure
Both anorexics and bulimics can have electrolyte (salt) abnormalities which can make you more likely to have a seizure.
Buproprion + electrolyte abnormality = increased likelihood of seizure. In addition, buproprion suppress appetite a little bit. If you have anorexia, you shouldn't take anything that would suppress your appetite since you already are not eating enough. I.

In brief: Seizure
Both anorexics and bulimics can have electrolyte (salt) abnormalities which can make you more likely to have a seizure.
Buproprion + electrolyte abnormality = increased likelihood of seizure. In addition, buproprion suppress appetite a little bit. If you have anorexia, you shouldn't take anything that would suppress your appetite since you already are not eating enough. I.
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