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Wellbutrin and Neuropathy

Do you select only certain questions to answer?I posted two days ago a question about side effects from Wellbutrin and have yet to see a response. Sorry, just anxious. thanks, Bruce
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...If you are having neuropathy while HIV infected and on HIV meds and Wellbutrin it is unlikely that the neuropathy is due to the Wellbutrin. Wellbutrin has to be used Read more »

Wellbutrin/PI's and Neuropathy

I read a brief question about Wellbutrin and neuropathy and the answer said that caution should be taken in prescribing Wellbutrin with protease inhibitors. I had neuropathy about 8-9 years ago from Zerit. Once the Zerit was stopped, it took about...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Usually HIV-related neuropathy is seen more often with lower CD4 cell counts but very long term data is still lacking on that issue among Read more »

Wellbutrin and Amprenavir?

Recently a psychiatrist with few HIV patients switched me to Wellbutrin after I had a severe allergic reaction to Celexa. It is really working well, but the label says not to use it with PIs. Since Amprenavir is a different class than the older...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
...interactions than others. There has been one laboratory study looking at the potential for drug to drug interactions between HIV medicines and wellbutrin. This one study suggests that there may be a slight interaction between amprenavir and... Read more »

Wellbutrin and Psilocybin

I was just put on a Wellbutrin prescription (150mg/day) as a remedy for ADD and mild depression. Having read that this drug reduces the threshold for seizures, would I be strongly advised against the of psychadelic drugs (mushrooms) while on this...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...This forum is for persons who are HIV infected (or their caregivers) to ask questions about side effects of drugs or signs/symptoms of HIV infection. You don't mention Read more »
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