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Ritalin vs Wellbutrin

Ritalin
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Wellbutrin
Other name: Concerta (Concerta)
Other name: Bupropion (Bupropion)
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Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. It may also be prescribed for off-label use in treatment-resistant cases of le...
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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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Addiction
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Headaches
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Euphoria
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Withdrawal
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Irritability
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Psychotic
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Nausea
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Mood Swings
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Tics
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Seizures
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Nausea
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Psychotic
3
Numbness
3
Drowsy
3
Sedation
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About Ritalin
Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. It may also be prescribed for off-label use in treatment-resistant cases of le...
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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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be helping my ADD.Wish I could say ritalin helped keep me aw...
" ...been taking Zoloft and Wellbutrin for the past 6 months or so. That has helped with the suicidal thoughts, but hasn't brought me ...seems to be helping my ADD. Wish I could say ritalin helped keep me... "

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ritalin and found it to be as effective as methyphenidate...
" Earlier I said that I thought wellbutrin was not as effective as stimulants. I've just read a ...compared the results to ritalin and found it to be as... "

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makes my Ritalin work better so I will probably keep...
" ...quit smoking while taking Wellbutrin. I've stopped and started it several times without any side effects. I do start at ...that Wellbutrin makes my Ritalin work better so I will... "

he Ritalin has been making my depression worse. I know I...
" ...days I've been skipping my Ritalin and have felt great. I think the Wellbutrin is helping with my ADHD symptoms better than the Ritalin ever ...Actually I think the Ritalin has been making my depression... "

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nauseous if I train too close to taking my ritalin...or, I...
" I'm on ritalin and welbutrin....i've never had any issues w/ working out...and I workout a lot. Sometimes, I might feel nauseous if I train too... "

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my ritalin now and I dont think it works for me. Such a...
" ...any dosage over 10mgs( I was on 60mgs) at one point this year, it was like getting electro shock on a daily basis. I also tried welbutrin xl and it worked excellent but I was allergic to it, got this... "

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very well. Ritalin did not work for her at all. Before she...
" My 16 yr old daughter is on Wellbutrin and doing very well. Ritalin did not work for her at all. Before she started taking ...medications for ADD she suffered from depression to the point she ...attention... "

was recently switched from Ritalin to Wellbutrin because...
" Yes! I was on 200 mg a day of Wellbutrin and it worked wonders. I have a close ...friend who was recently switched from Ritalin to Wellbutrin because of concerns about blood... "

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enough for now, and also I have a history of psychotic...
" ...would be better but Ritalin seems to be helping me concentrate enough for now, and also I have a history of psychotic episodes. At least I'll ...about 10 years ago I got some great mental effects from... "

sucked welbutrin was terrible for add and ritalin is amazing
" ...diagnosed 2 months ago, have tried welbutrin, strattara and ritalin. stratara sucked welbutrin was... "

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