Anyone looking at me would have thought I had fleas or something. Im on effexor 75 mg right now but ive gained over 20 pounds. I did not consider myself as "depressed" at the time, but when I look back on it, I've realized that it made me a lot happier and more positive than when I was not on it. It seems to calm me down.
I began to sleep a lot more than usual and just was kind of down, not really in a depression and mentioned that to my doc and he decided to try me on Wellbutrin. If you are taking Wellbutrin XL for the treatment of major depressive disorder, it may take several weeks for you to feel that Wellbutrin XL is working.
Causes of relapse are mostly unknown, with the exception of treatment non-compliance, and may relate to disease factors, pharmacologic effects, or a combination of these factors.
The exact relationship between antidepressants and weight gain isn't clear, but weight gain is a reported side effect of nearly all antidepressants. I'm going back to Celexa.
Once I seen the list of symptoms for seratonin deficiency I knew that was my problem. Wellbutrin is a norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake inhibitor, or NDRI. Add your Response Find similar questions. Examples of some of the herbs and neutraceuticals that should be avoided while taking Wellbutrin according to Lexi-Comp include: You may experience some mild side effects in the beginning. First some of my fingers went numb. A few weeks into using it, I developed major coordination problems where my brain would tell my legs where to walk, but my body decided it would rather run into things like walls instead.
Bupropion and Celexa can interact with other medications. There are many mixed reactions to wellbutrin, for some it triggers anxiety and others a feeling of serenity. On day 3, I woke up angry like the Hulk, violent like. I find myself among those for whom it gives some measure of serenity. Jul 10, 8. SNRIs, or serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors, are often prescribed for anxiety because along with stimulating norepinephrine, they also stimulate the happy chemicals in the brain called serotonin that can help to replace anxious feelings with feelings of contentment.
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Wellbutrin bupropion is an antidepressant in the dopamine-reuptake inhibitor class of drugs. Hopefully this helped someone.
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It is likely, however, that Wellbutrin causes anxiety more often and possibly more serious anxiety. View top members Find a member. Bupropion mg-MYL, blue, round, film coated.