What is Voxra?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Bupropion

Voxra® is an international brand name for bupropion, an antidepressant is used for the treatment of major depressive disorder, including seasonal affective disorder (SAD), and as an adjunct in smoking cessation.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Major depressive disorder 5 8
Bipolar disorder 2 1
Fatigue 2 3
Bipolar depressive episodes 1 0
Depressed mood 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
2
Moderate
1
Mild
3
None
6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Voxra

Side effect Patients
Constipation 2
Antidepressant withdrawal syndrome 1
Compulsive exercising 1
Decreased appetite 1
Excessive anger 1
Fever 1

Show all 12 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Voxra

Dosage Patients
150 mg daily 2

Why patients stopped taking Voxra

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 3
Side effects too severe 2
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
See all 6 patients who've stopped taking Voxra

Duration

Currently taking Voxra

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Voxra

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 3
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 12
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 9
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 2
Not specified 8

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Voxra after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Mirtazapine (Remeron) 1

Patients stopped taking Voxra and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Fluoxetine (Prozac) 1
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1 patient evaluation for Voxra

Jul 13, 2010 (Started Jun 24, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (muscle pain, fever, rash or skin problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Side effects: fever, muscle pain, rash or skin problems

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