Generic Name : BUPROPION ABSTRACT – Bupropion is an antidepressant medication that is generally used to treat major depressive...
Bupropion is an antidepressant medication that is generally used to treat major depressive disorder as well as seasonal affective disorder. Although considered as one of the weaker agents that prevent reuptake of dopamine and norepinephrine, this drug is also used to treat smoking addiction while reducing withdrawal symptoms.
- Biotin is to be taken as directed by the doctors. Avoid consuming more than is prescribed to avoid harmful side effects and overdose. Do not stop consuming this drug unless recommended, to avoid sudden withdrawal symptoms.
- Swallow the extended-release tablet whole, without chewing or crushing it.
- General Adult Dosage –
Oral – hydrobromide 174mg/24 hours, hydrobromide 348/24 hours.
SIDE EFFECTS –
- Stuffy nose
- Joint pain
RARE SIDE EFFECTS –
- Mood swings
- Manic episodes
- Blurry vision
- Rapid palpitations
- Severe skin reactions
- Fever and sore throat
DRUG INTERACTIONS –
Bupropion has major interactions with 206 different drugs.