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

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Condition: Depression
6/25/2014 5:25:45 PM

Reviewer: Amandy, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Depression
6/21/2014 2:20:06 AM

Reviewer: Airryn, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed this medication after I gained 50 lbs. in a month on Celexa in hopes on not gaining anymore weight or even losing some. What a nightmare! It gave me extreme rage-filled episodes everyday and got worse if I was late taking it by only an hour. It also did nothing to treat the depression and anxiety that I was prescribed it for, if anything it made it worse. I could not eat a portion ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
6/18/2014 8:39:44 PM

Reviewer: wellbutrin26, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I used to take Wellbutrin SR and switched to Wellbutrin XL...one week to two weeks into taking the drug I received bad migraines and and uncontrollable urge to masturbate...anyone else have these side effects if so what helped?

Condition: Depression
6/7/2014 7:10:34 AM

Reviewer: Pangea, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Wellbutrin has been the only medication to help my depression personally. Other anti depressants made me feels tired and flat lined my personality so I didn't like them. Wellbutrin makes me feel "normal" again, I also have been diagnosed with ADHD, but I manage it without medication because the side effects scare me, Wellbutrin has helped with my concentration in grad school as well. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
5/14/2014 1:50:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Tried taking this medication for over a month and side effects are worse than the depression. Caused me to feel very shaky and anxious. Difficulty with sleep. Racing thoughts. Increased anger and irritability.I also had crying spells that are not normal for me. The only advantage was increased energy which was one of the reasons for trying the medication. I decided to discontinue and return to Lex ... Show Full Comment

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