42 patient evaluations for Bupropion with a side effects rating of Mild

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Sep 19, 2017 (Started Apr 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for complex post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 17, 2012 (Started Apr 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for complex post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Have someone you trust remind you to take the medicines. I have my wife who reminds me, although I have the medicine in the cupboard by the glasses. When I experience headaches with the buproprion, I take some Aleve or Motrin.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 13, 2015 (Started Sep 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/24 hours Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Oct 4, 2014 (Started Sep 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 19, 2014 (Started Jan 18, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for attention deficit disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (increased energy, decreased appetite)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Mar 28, 2014 (Started Jan 18, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for attention deficit disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/24 hours Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Feb 7, 2014 (Started Jan 18, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (increased energy, decreased appetite)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg/24 hours Daily
Advice & Tips: More energy throughout the day, and better focus and motivation at work.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 11, 2014 (Started Nov 20, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (loss of appetite)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 18, 2013 (Started May 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (ringing in ears (tinnitus))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: ringing in ears (tinnitus)

Oct 20, 2010 (Started May 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: ringing in ears (tinnitus)

Aug 30, 2010 (Started May 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: ringing in ears (tinnitus)

Jul 16, 2009 (Started May 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: ringing in ears (tinnitus)

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 15, 2013 (Started Sep 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (excessive thirst (polydipsia))
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 450 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 10, 2013 (Started Mar 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for difficulty sleeping through night)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for decreased appetite)
  • Side effects
    Mild (daytime sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Stopped medication prior to DBS surgery. Had 2 seizuiresduring surgery possibly caused by withdrawl of drug.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Sep 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (nervousness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 225 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Doctor was reworking my meds.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 22, 2012 (Started Jul 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take this in the AM when I get up. It does help me wake up (like caffeine, almost)
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2012 (Started Oct 14, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dehydration)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: not only did this help my attitude, but it increased my libido..:)
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 27, 2012 (Started Oct 14, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dehydration)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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