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Bupron Xl 150Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Medicine composition: Bupropion
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This medication is an antidepressant drug used to treat major depressive disorders and seasonal effective disorders. It helps in restoring the balance of certain natural neurotransmitters in your brain. The tablet should not be taken in case you have allergies.

Inform your if you have a family history of psychiatric disorders. Patients suffering from seizures, eating disorders, anorexia, diabetes, heart issues or kidney problems should exercise caution. Overdose of this medicine may increase your risk of seizures.

This tablet is helpful against the following conditions:

  • Depression

  • Smoking Addiction

Side effects that can occur because of consuming this medication are:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    This medication may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women must consult to doctor before using this medication.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

This medication works as an antidepressant through two stages of inhibition of reuptake - firstly of dopamine and secondly norepinephrine.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol


    Consumption of alcohol should be limited during the course of medication.
  • Interaction with Medicine


    The medication interacts with deflazacort, amoxapine, doxepin, amantadine, codeine and aripiprazole.
  • Interaction with Disease


    Patients suffering from liver disease, seizures and glaucoma should not use this medication.

Ques: What is Bupron xl 150mg tablet?

Ans: Bupron Xl 150 Mg is an antidepressant medication and contains Bupropion as an active ingredient.

Ques: What are the uses of Bupron xl 150mg tablet?

Ans: Bupron tablet is used for the treatment of major depressive disorder, smoking cessation, nicotine de-addiction and cessation of smoking.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Bupron xl 150mg tablet?

Ans: Possible side-effects include dizziness, anorexia, dry mouth and rash.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Bupron xl 150mg tablet?

Ans: Bupron Xl 150 Mg should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.

Ques: How long do I need to use Bupron Xl 150Mg Tablet before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: It takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions.

Ques: What are the contraindications to Bupron Xl 150Mg Tablet?

Ans: It should not be used if you have the following conditions such as Bulimia, Hypersensitivity, Lactation, Monoamine oxidase inhibitors, Pregnancy, Seizure disorder, etc.

Ques: Is Bupron Xl 150Mg Tablet safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary.

Ques: Will Bupron Xl 150Mg Tablet be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose can lead to increased chances of side effects.
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