Problems With Wellbutrin
As with many other medications, Wellbutrin® (bupropion hydrochloride) can cause problems. Some of the most common problems with Wellbutrin include:
- Dry mouth
- Nausea or vomiting
- Increased sweating
- Shakiness (tremors)
- Appetite loss
- Blurred vision.
If side effects do occur, they tend to be minor. However, there are some potentially serious problems with Wellbutrin that require immediate medical attention. Contact your healthcare provider if you experience problems such as:
- Signs of an allergic reaction, including an unexplained rash, hives, itching, unexplained swelling, wheezing, or difficulty breathing or swallowing.
Other warnings and precautions apply to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as people who have certain allergies (including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives). Also, you may not be able to take Wellbutrin if you have certain medical conditions, such as epilepsy, liver disease, or diabetes.
(Click Wellbutrin Side Effects and Wellbutrin Warnings and Precautions for more information on possible problems with Wellbutrin that may occur while taking this medication, including potentially serious problems that may require immediate medical care.)