Wellbutrin SR and Alcohol
Using Caution With Wellbutrin SR and AlcoholIf a person decides to drink alcohol in moderation while taking Wellbutrin SR, it is recommended that he or she not drink alcohol at the same time as he or she takes Wellbutrin SR. Also, a person should learn the effects of Wellbutrin SR on his or her body before he or she begins drinking.
You should not stop drinking suddenly while taking Wellbutrin SR, as this may increase your risk of seizures.
Talking With Your Healthcare Provider About Wellbutrin SR and AlcoholYou should talk with your healthcare provider about Wellbutrin SR and alcohol. This is because everyone's situation is different, and your healthcare provider understands your situation best. Based what you want and expect, and your current health situation, you and your healthcare provider can make a shared decision about alcohol and Wellbutrin SR. Due to the risk of seizures, you should not stop drinking suddenly while taking Wellbutrin SR.