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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Wellbutrin XL Oral.

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Condition: Depression
11/15/2007 5:05:13 PM

Reviewer: Twyla, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The side effects, were killing me,constipation, trouble sleeping, and muscle and joint pains were serve like someone beat me up.

Condition: Depression
11/15/2007 9:37:08 AM

Reviewer: me2, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Been taking 300mg 1x per day for a little over a year now for my depression. Out of all the other drugs I have tried, this is the best by far. I felt like my old self within 2 weeks. I have not gained any weight. It actually curbs my appetite. And no sexual side effects. The side effects I have had are; Difficulty concentrating, and trouble staying asleep. I have tried to stop taking it but, o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
11/14/2007 11:57:50 PM

Reviewer: rarebear, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It caused vision loss in my right eye. It also caused dibilatating migraines for me. I had no choice but to come off it. My primary doctor nor my neurologist would admit it could be this med. but I nothing to lose by coming off it. About two months after i was off it. My migraines are back to occasional and my full vision is back.

Condition: Depression
11/12/2007 8:04:46 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have general anxiety disorder for which I've been taking neurontin. My doctor added the wellbutrin because I complained of my mood being irritable. It has helped very minimally. I feel numb and have difficulty focusing and concentrating. It also seems to affect short term memory in my case as well as pain in some muscles and joints.

Condition: Depression
11/10/2007 10:34:37 PM

Reviewer: hope, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It is not a happy pill. It does curb depression and make life more manageable. I tried to get off of it twice, thinking I did not have depression anymore, but I do, and always will. I am a generally happy person, and work on a lot of projects. I can see the glass half full or half empty. WellbutrinXL oral helps me see the glass half full. I have tried several other anti-depressants, includin ... Show Full Comment

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