Bupropion vs Bupropion HCl

Bupropion
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Bupropion HCl
(Rx)
Bupropion is an antidepressant medication.
Bupropion HCl is an antidepressant medication and a chemical dependency medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.4
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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25,889 Discussions
465 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Smoking
#4 for Tiredness
#6 for ADHD
#7 for Weight Loss
#10 for Addiction
#11 for ADD
#12 for Social Anxiety
#14 for Panic Attacks
Bupropion is prescribed for Depression and Smoking and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Anxiety, although it is not approved for this condition.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Smoking
#4 for ADHD
#6 for Tiredness
#7 for ADD
#10 for Addiction
#11 for Mild Depression
#12 for Weight Loss
#13 for Panic Attacks
#14 for OCD
Bupropion HCl is prescribed for Depression and Smoking and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for Anxiety and ADHD, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is used in Smoking Cessation.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bup
Seizures
9
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Drowsiness
2
Dry Mouth
2
Psychosis
2
Suicidal behavior
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Suicide
1
Paranoia
1
Bup
Seizures
9
High Blood Pressure
4
Nausea
3
Dizziness
3
Dry Mouth
3
Loss of Appetite
2
Diabetes
2
Rash
2
Suicidal Thoughts
2
Numbness
2
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Seizures
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9
9
Nausea
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4
3
Dizziness
Bup
Bup
3
3
Drowsiness
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Bup
2
0
Dry Mouth
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Bup
2
3
Psychosis
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Bup
2
0
Suicidal behavior
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Bup
1
0
High Blood Pressure
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Bup
1
4
Suicide
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Bup
1
0
Paranoia
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Bup
1
0
Seizures
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Bup
9
9
High Blood Pressure
Bup
Bup
4
1
Nausea
Bup
Bup
3
4
Dizziness
Bup
Bup
3
3
Dry Mouth
Bup
Bup
3
2
Loss of Appetite
Bup
Bup
2
0
Diabetes
Bup
Bup
2
0
Rash
Bup
Bup
2
0
Suicidal Thoughts
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Bup
2
0
Numbness
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Bup
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Bupropion HCl during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Bupropion and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Bupropion HCl and alcohol.
Method of use
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Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 75 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg, 450 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Bupropion Hcl
Bupropion Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Bupropion and Bupropion HCl: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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