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Paxil vs Wellbutrin

Paxil
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Other name: Paroxetine (Paroxetine)
Other name: Bupropion (Bupropion)
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Paroxetine (also known by the trade names Aropax, Paxil, Seroxat, Sereupin) is an selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant. Marketing of the drug began in 1992 by the pharmaceutical company SmithKline Beecham (pharmac...
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Bupropion ( marketed as Wellbutrin, Zyban, Voxra, Budeprion, or Aplenzin and formerly known as amfebutamone) is an atypical antidepressant and smoking cessation aid. The drug is a non-tricyclic antidepressant and di...
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Nausea
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Paroxetine (also known by the trade names Aropax, Paxil, Seroxat, Sereupin) is an selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant. Marketing of the drug began in 1992 by the pharmaceutical company SmithKline Beecham (pharmac...
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Bupropion ( marketed as Wellbutrin, Zyban, Voxra, Budeprion, or Aplenzin and formerly known as amfebutamone) is an atypical antidepressant and smoking cessation aid. The drug is a non-tricyclic antidepressant and di...
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i took wellbutrin i began to have heart palpatations and my...
" ...smoker.... when i took wellbutrin i began to have heart palpatations and my urge to ...smoke never decreased.....so i went... "

00 mg of wellbutrin. It kinda helps. Paxil is great but i...
" ...Yeah i take 10 mg paroxetine and 300 mg of wellbutrin. It kinda helps. Paxil is great but i am literally addicted to the paxil. All those months of taking ...situation is to eventually take l-dopa or... "

did switch to Wellbutrin later, and that was better for me...
" I have taken Paxil. I didn't really notice any trouble adjusting to it. It helped my depression but I suffered the sexual side-effects so my doc took ...me off of... "

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Tried Wellbutrin and had a seizure, so won't be...
" I've been taking Paxil for several years. Never had a problem. Went off it for a while because it seemed like it wasn't working any more, but replacing ...a doctor's supervision. Tried Wellbutrin and... "

as because I immediately started on Wellbutrin. BIG mistake!...
" ...you quit taking the Paxil that made you feel the need for another AD? I pretty much had the opposite reaction when I stopped taking Paxil, but maybe that was because I immediately started on... "

ve been taking. Although it does make my hands tremble a...
" ...people react to meds. Wellbutrin has been wonderful for me during the short time I've been taking. Although it does make my hands tremble a little too much sometimes. I'm happy that Paxil was so... "

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se Wellbutrin and find it has no side effects I am aware o...
" I have used PAxil and while it works it does have odd side effects. I would get these ...a milasecond. I now use Wellbutrin and find it has no side effects I am aware of.... "

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{somewhat} with the depression but I get racing thoughts...
" ...currently taking 10 mgs paxil and my sleep is horrible. Paxil's helping {somewhat} with the depression but I get racing thoughts when I increase the ...sleep and racing thoughts. I've tried welbutrin... "

make me feel weird (at all), didn't give me any side effects...
" I took Paxil and Wellbutrin. Combined, they helped me feel like actually accomplishing things. They didn't change me, didn't make me feel weird (at all), didn't give me any side effects. I just would... "

on, but the wellbutrin didn't work for me. I had a lot...
" ...it hard for me. They wanted to switch my paxil to wellbutrin because they ...stay on, but the wellbutrin didn't work for me. I had a lot ...anxiety and nightmares while I was on it. I like Paxil better.... "

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