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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Wellbutrin SR Oral.

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Condition: Depression
4/5/2008 2:36:02 PM

Reviewer: angelman200142@yahoo.com, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i reviewed this a few weeks ago. am still on it, sleeping great, and noticing more defined dreams, and wake up a couple times a night, but easily falling back to sleep. no other side effects. it makes me smoke much less, but still can not cold turkey, so will combine it with breathe laser this summer, to quit. I liked the recent review from the female below, she pretty much says it all. drug keeps ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
3/22/2008 10:35:01 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I love my Wellbutrin. Originally I was perscribed a twice daily routine but once daily was actually more effective for me. As far as side effects at first it actually decreased my appetite tremendously but that wore off over time. The biggest thing to remember with this drug, or any antidepressant, it takes at least 4 weeks for the effects to really be seen. Also if the depression is being caused ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
3/14/2008 9:58:19 PM

Reviewer: angelman200142@yahoo.com, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
got prescribed 150mg 2x per day,,, but just 1 a day for the first 3 days. this is the 3rd day, and i feel great, except had diareah[?] and my biggest worry is taking 2 long hours to fall asleep the past 2 nights! thus only getting 4 hrs sleep, however, then i am wide awake-alert all day and night! sleeping pills do NOTHING while on this drug. and can feel the "stop-smoking aid" kicking i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
2/29/2008 2:14:50 AM

Reviewer: happygirl, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After suffering from depression most of my life, Wellbutrin has been the only drug that really works for me. I was on generic Prozac before this, which made me less sad, but also numb, like a drugged deer. Couldn't even cry. With Wellbutrin I feel great, have appropriate emotions, and have lost 60lbs (along with Weight Watchers). It has also increased my sex drive. Who could ask for more ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
2/3/2008 5:48:32 PM

Reviewer: sbartlett, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I experienced severe mood swings, nausea, insomnia and almost every conceivable side effect listed. I took myself off before I did something dangerous with my physician's approval.

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