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How long does it take a prescription medication like wellbutrin (bupropion) to start working?

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Dr. Andrew Ho
Psychiatry
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In brief: Can be very fast

Within a few days to weeks, but full effect will take many weeks to manifest.
Keep in mind also dose adjustment is usually necessary to get to the right dose. Not being at the right dose can mean no effect at all. Don't give up too soon.

In brief: Can be very fast

Within a few days to weeks, but full effect will take many weeks to manifest.
Keep in mind also dose adjustment is usually necessary to get to the right dose. Not being at the right dose can mean no effect at all. Don't give up too soon.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Wellbutrin (bupropion)

For depression, usually 4 & up to 6 weeks.

In brief: Wellbutrin (bupropion)

For depression, usually 4 & up to 6 weeks.
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