Wllbutrin is primarily used as an atypical antidepressant and smoking cessation aid.
Wellbutrin® (bupropion) is an antidepressant medication. It works in the brain to treat depression. Wellbutrin® is used to treat major depressive disorder and seasonal affective disorder. At least one brand of bupropion (Zyban) is used to help people stop smoking by reducing cravings and other withdrawal effects.
Wellbutrin (bupropion) is an antidepressant in the aminoketone class used for the management of major depression and seasonal affective disorder. Wellbutrin is available in generic form.
What Are Side Effects of Wellbutrin?
Common side effects of Wellbutrin include:
ringing in the ears,
vision problems or blurred vision,
loss of interest in sex,
itching or skin rash,
changes in appetite,
weight loss or gain,
strange taste in the mouth,
seizures (especially at higher doses).
WELLBUTRIN XR is indicated for the treatment of major depressive episodes. Following satisfactory response, continuation with WELLBUTRIN XR therapy is effective in preventing relapse.