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Jul 31, 2000

Why is it exactly that Wellbutrin should not be taken with protease inhibitors?

Response from Dr. Henry

There is concern that the protease inhibitors could inhibit the ability of the liver to clear (metabolize) Wellbutrin. Should that happen then there is a real danger that the levels of Wellbutrin could be high and trigger a seizure. Keith Henry, M.D.

Platelets, dry mouth and ddI?
Damage to central nervous system

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