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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of bupropion HCl oral.

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Condition: Depression
8/3/2014 9:00:21 PM

Reviewer: Buprop, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Does not provide suitable relief from depression.

Condition: Depression
7/9/2014 3:21:16 PM

Reviewer: tbthompson, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have beeen on the generic form of Wellbutrin for 2 days now. BIG mistake to switch from Pristiq to this. This medication has made me feel like a zombie. I feel achy, hungover, tired, depressed, and have lost all energy and will to exercise. The only thing that helped me last night was taking 50 mg of the Pristiq again. I am stopping this generic immediately. I would be willing to try the b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
7/3/2014 9:18:49 AM

Reviewer: madkinggeorge, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I take 150 in AM and 150 in PM. My sexual dysfunction of delayed or nonexistent orgasm has completely reversed. That is a good thing. I think my dizziness, confusion, feeling of ineptness may be from the drug. I will reduce the dosage to 150 mg to see if that helps. I was on Lexapro.

Condition: Depression
7/2/2014 1:23:33 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Very effective for me. My dose started out with 45mg per day which I would recommend, reduces the risk for any side effects. I am now up to 300 XL with 150 SR upon waking. The only side effect I have experience was dizziness when starting the med. I now have been on the bupropion for 6 months with only positive results. This med is not given for people with anxiety disorders because it does act as ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
5/8/2014 10:37:07 PM

Reviewer: PR PRINCESS, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
If you can stick it out for the first week or two... It is SO worth it. I had rapid heart beat, increased anxiety, weird dreams... Just hung on and now.. After 6 weeks... I've never felt better. Still "me"... No zombie like feeling and just feel so much more capable and optimistic . Even my 12 year old has noticed that I am able to step back and think before reacting . Have also ... Show Full Comment

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