Luvox CR vs Wellbutrin

Luvox CR
(Rx)
Wellbutrin
(Rx)
Luvox CR is an antidepressant medication.
Wellbutrin is an antidepressant medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.6
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.2
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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February 28, 2008
December 30, 1985
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
680 Discussions
286,252 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for OCD
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Depression
#6 for GAD
Luvox CR is prescribed for OCD, Anxiety and Depression and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Smoking
#4 for Tiredness
#7 for Weight Loss
#8 for ADHD
#9 for ADD
#10 for Panic Attacks
#11 for Addiction
#12 for OCD
#15 for Panic
#16 for Mood Swings
#17 for Social Anxiety
Wellbutrin 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 and Tiredness, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Luv
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Sexual Dysfunction
5
Dizziness
4
Nausea
4
Drowsiness
2
Racing Thoughts
2
Derealization
2
Tingling
2
Depersonalization
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Wel
Seizures
6
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Suicidal behavior
2
Psychosis
2
Suicidal Thoughts
2
Paranoia
2
Hair Loss
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Dry Mouth
1
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Luv
Wel
9
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Luv
Wel
5
0
Dizziness
Luv
Wel
4
3
Nausea
Luv
Wel
4
4
Drowsiness
Luv
Wel
2
0
Racing Thoughts
Luv
Wel
2
0
Derealization
Luv
Wel
2
0
Tingling
Luv
Wel
2
0
Depersonalization
Luv
Wel
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Luv
Wel
1
0
Seizures
Wel
Luv
6
0
Nausea
Wel
Luv
4
4
Dizziness
Wel
Luv
3
4
Suicidal behavior
Wel
Luv
2
0
Psychosis
Wel
Luv
2
0
Suicidal Thoughts
Wel
Luv
2
0
Paranoia
Wel
Luv
2
0
Hair Loss
Wel
Luv
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Wel
Luv
1
0
Dry Mouth
Wel
Luv
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
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 Luvox CR during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Wellbutrin 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 Wellbutrin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 100 mg, 150 mg
Tablet: 75 mg, 100 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Fluvoxamine Maleate
Bupropion Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Luvox CR and Wellbutrin: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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