Bupropion
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Bupropion?

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• This medicine is used to help you stop smoking.

• This medicine is used to treat depression.

• This medicine is used to treat attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• You may have certain heart tests before starting this medicine. Talk with healthcare provider.

• If you are 65 or older, use this medicine with caution. You could have more side effects.

• If you are allergic to tartrazine, talk with healthcare provider. Some products contain tartrazine.

• Do not use Zyban® and Wellbutrin® together. They are the same medicine.

• If you have been taking this medicine for several weeks, talk with healthcare provider before stopping. You may want to gradually withdraw this medicine.

• If you abuse alcohol or cocaine, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have heart disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver...

 
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