Prescribed wellbutrin but have serious side effects. Was hoping this would be the magic pill. So bummed and ready to give up.

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Just got off Wellbutrin..I gained so much weight on it. I'm now on Effexor and what a difference it has made. I have much more energy and I've lost weight. Without it...I would not be able to cope with this WFH and self isolation.


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Sorry to hear! What is the side effect? I just got it prescribed but haven’t yet started taking it...

Awful sleep. Would wake up 2-4 times a night. Constipation (wellbutrin is anticholinergic, meaning it causes less muscle contractions in the intestines).

It messed me up. Worsened my cognitive impairment and made me gain 50 lbs which have been impossible to loose

@Consultant...not sure but my concentration has been better....and not as depressed.

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