If you are thinking about discontinuing your Wellbutrin treatment, talk to your doctor about gradually tapering off your dose over time.

So this is going to sound really stupid but just hear me out. weeks ago, but every morning I have a slight headache and nausea.

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\n<\/p><\/div>"}Informational website from U.S. government focused on the understanding and treatment of mental illness. I feel like it is fundamentally different than Prozac and SSRIs.Not to take away from your experiences, mine were much different.Wellbutrin was the last anti-depressant I tried before hanging it up and declaring they do not work for me. Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 347,566 times. Fuck those, man. Stop taking Wellbutrin if any symptoms suggestive of an allergic reaction occur (such as itchiness, body rash, swelling) and seek immediate medical help. I can't say it helps much with ADD, but it helps me be less frustrated by my ADD. Also the dreams are insane, I look forward to sleeping at night because of the previously unheard of be for dreams which blow my mind frequently. I don't want to be on amphetamines (it's nice to get 90-day supplies in the mail).
At least cymbalta gave me an erection, but no ejaculation/orgasm. Next, work with your doctor to come up with a tapering schedule that makes sense for you, depending on your current Wellbutrin dosage and how long you've been taking the medication. This substance helps to increase the water solubility of medication.

I don't know the latin, man.YES. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcutsCookies help us deliver our Services. Next, work with your doctor to come up with a tapering schedule that makes sense for you, depending on your current Wellbutrin dosage and how long you've been taking the medication. And I can't say it enough, when it comes to the "throwing a dart at a dartboard blindfolded" world of modern psychiatric treatment, get a genetic test. Does that sound contradictory? I'm on 300mg welbutrin and have been taking it, along with adderall, for 6 years now. Further Information. How did it help you?I was on wellbutrin for about a year and noticed that it helped me with concentration and motivation, but only slightly. Overall, the drug did nothing to enhance my mood nor did it make the depression worse. The length of time it takes to completely stop taking Wellbutrin may depend on how long you were on the medication and the dose you were prescribed. :)" I likes me alcohol and the next day after I got slammed one night, that hangover it me like a ton of bricks. I also could not get an erection while taking it, no matter what. I like it as much as I could like any drug I'm on. Please help us continue to provide you with our trusted how-to guides and videos for free by whitelisting wikiHow on your ad blocker. What does the HCL mean on my prescription for Bupropion HCL100 mg? Just keep trying. Start by lowering the dosage by 50 mg for two weeks. Does anybody else get "brain zap" surges when they stop taking Wellbutrin?

I've been on it twice before- once 3 years ago and now. Should I stop taking Wellbutrin? Def a weird sensation and hard to keep your face from cringing when in class and you feel it coming on.

Discontinuation of Wellbutrin and other antidepressants can cause fatigue in some individuals. My experience has been a less positive than yours.

If you want to stop taking Wellbutrin, discuss the decision with your doctor to determine if you're ready to discontinue medication entirely or if you need to try an alternative therapy. They seem pretty normal and common, since your brain is adjusting to not having the chemicals anymore. It's crucial that you don't abruptly stop taking Wellbutrin, since this can cause harmful side effects. I took it for four weeks. Oh, and the twitches and nervous uncontrollable movements we oh so much fun.Granted, I was in a pretty bad place emotionally (both internal and external factors) and I was in college, so I did drink a pretty good amount, but I still wouldn't even recommend the drug to teetotalers.If you have problems with alertness/wakefulness and narcolepsy, I recommend Modofinil over Welbutrin or Adarall as I find the method/target of effect (central nervous system VS dopamine) to have a lot less mental/psychological side effects.Hmm, I have drank on it (and quite heavily) and have never blacked out. However, I've taken Strattera before by itself and hated it, made me super sleepy, no positive effects whatsoever, but I'm intrigued with the idea of combining it with my current regime. Do not stop Wellbutrin abruptly unless on a doctor's advice or if an allergic reaction occurs.

I have read that it is sometimes used in the treatment of ADHD. A few months ago I used it sporadically whenever I needed to stay up all day (I tend to get really sleepy during the day and nap) and it worked really effectively for that, but obviously it's probably not good to take it whenever you feel like it. Wellbutrin was the last anti-depressant I tried before hanging it up and declaring they do not work for me. Warnings about discontinuing these other antidepressants may not apply, and discontinuing Wellbutrin has its own side unique effects.Always consult with your doctor before withdrawing yourself from a substance or medication.Know when you should continue to take Wellbutrin. I take 2 150mg pills a day.Why did you stop it 3 years ago? If it is making you dizzy, take a nap every few hours to relieve the dizziness.