I am a fan of finding HARD evidence of things rather than take speculation from doctors who don't know my mind or body as well as I do. I just went up to 300 today. I just started 150 XL generic today. You may also see it referred to by its generic name, bupropion. This sucks. I hope on the increased dose you soon feel better and continue to do so. If not or even if so, please keep posting here. i just have no faith in these docs any more. Have you figured out how it all works yet?I'm only taking Wellbutrin but it seems to make me want to cry and it causes me to have horrible constipation. I felt positive effects from it around the fifth day of taking it however I have a very high metabolism so it seemed to level off after two weeks. But I am really tired of this anxiety and depression. I was so happy with the combination - I had energy again and I felt good. I also have low iron but still I want to feel better. I’m on week five now and don’t know what to do. I have picked up reading again quite easily, which with escitalopram I was simply not interested in, I was like too tired and my afternoons here in the tropics were just lying there on my thin floor mattress, mostly in a half awake, half asleep state. I Hope you find some relief.omg this sounds really dumb, but i feel better just being able to comment or connect with others in the same dumpster... depression... wow... maybe i need a support group??

I will call my doctor tomorrow.

JavaScript is disabled. You may be increased to 2 pills a day. I was thinking that this might really work, because I didn't FEEL anything, except, I processed things more normal (for me) so I was quite pleased... 2-2.5 weeks in. Because if it takes you 7 or 8 weeks to respond to wellbutrin it will probably take you that long on any other AD you try. What I do feel as a quite negative element is that I seem to be a little more socially unsure. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. My increase started today too. I have been on it for about 6 weeks. Medications can affect people in different ways. Are you taking just one XL 150mg a day? Until you can see him, it wouldn't hurt to tell him over the phone about your feeling sick to your stomach - it might be a problem. I am still seeing a psych now i'm back in the uk and again, luckily, i've got a good one.

was treating me for the depression and when I didnt respond to a med by 6 weeks he would change me to something new. I want to lose weight but just can't muscle up any muscles. The thing is I started feeling like I'm going backwards the last few days. It has been a great combo for me, but everyone is different so best to discuss with the doc as he/she knows your particular condition. About 30% of users will experience an average weight loss of 5-6 pounds. Drugs.com provides accurate and independent information on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products.

It took me 7 weeks to start responding. The literature points out the following:Major Depressive Disorder: Initial Treatment: The usual adult target dose for WELLBUTRIN XL is 300 mg/day, given once daily in the morning. DO NOT take 2 doses at once. Just some coffee or an energy drink or two a week if that helps anyone relate.I took Wellbutrin SR successfully for over 20 years. I actually get out of the house now besides going to work. When I look at my laptop, I see it much better, the color, the texture, the light on it, the dust on it. I also have a severe form of IL-1 Gene from a test I took 12 years ago, I think this is biologically related so look it up if you wish)-Affects/Side effects (I get everything from everything. Try searching for what you seek or The easiest way to lookup drug information, identify pills, check interactions and set up your own personal medication records. I am wondering if I should try that again.Hi - Perhaps your dosage isn't high enough. I am only on 60mg now because i was taking seroquel 200mg and my doctor wanted to drop it to 150mg because i was particularly sensitive to it. Antidepressants can take a while to take effect.

I was on Wellbutrin 150mg and Celexa 20mg for about 3 weeks and it worked GREAT! for me it's a good drug--i do feel more motivated i guess.Don't mean to scare you because it is rare but I had a seizure when I was on Welbutrin and it surprised me recently when I has being hospitalized how many poeple tell me they had seizures while taking it also so now I don't know what to think.