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Bupron XL 150 MG Tablet

Bupron XL 150 MG Tablet

SUN PHARMA LABORATORIES LTD.

    • Rs. 104.00

    Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

    Composition: Bupropion

    Strength: 150 mg

    Pack size: 10 Tablets 

    Drug type: Anti-depressant and anti-smoking drug

    Prescription Required: Yes

    Primary Uses: Depression, Smoking addiction

    What is Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet?

    Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet is the anti-depressant drug which is used in the treatment of depression and smoking addiction.

    Uses:

    Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression and smoking addiction.

    How Does the Drug Work?

    Bupropion works by increasing the level of certain neurotransmitters such as dopamine and norepinephrine in the brain and hence, improves the symptoms of depression.

    Common Side Effects of Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet:

    List of major side effects of Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet

    • Dizziness
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Difficulty in sleeping
    • Impaired concentration
    • Sweating
    • Headache
    • Dry mouth
    • Altered taste
    • Abdominal pain
    • Agitation
    • Fever
    • Constipation

    How to Use Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet?

    Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet is taken by mouth by swallowing it completely with adequate water. Do not chew and break the medication.

    Precautions to be Taken:

    Useful precautions to be taken while using Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet

    • Do not take Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet if you are allergic to this medicine.
    • The pregnant and lactating women should take this medication on doctor’s advice.
    • Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet can cause dizziness in some patients. Avoid using heavy machinery and driving in such condition.
    • Alcohol consumption is not advisable during the treatment with this medicine as it may cause additive central nervous system (CNS) depressant effect.

    Contraindications:

    List of contraindications while using Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet

    • Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet is contraindicated for use in the patients with anorexia nervosa (eating disorder).
    • This medication is contraindicated for use in the patients with seizure disorder, CNS tumour and severe liver disease.

    Interactions:

    Possible drug interactions of Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet with other drugs

    • Concomitant treatment with amantadine and levodopa may cause serious side effects.
    • Concomitant use with CYP2B6 inducers such as ritonavir may decrease the plasma concentration of Bupropion.
    • Concomitant treatment with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) can cause toxic effects

    Storage:

    Store this medication at room temperature (Between 20-25°C). Protect from sunlight and children.

    Dosage:

    Missed dose:

    In case of missed dose, skip the same and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Avoid taking double dose to make up for a missed one.

    Overdose:

    Immediately contact to your doctor as emergency medical treatment is required in case of an overdose.

    FAQs:

    1. How does Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet work?

    Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet works by increasing the level of certain neurotransmitters such as dopamine and norepinephrine in the brain and hence, improves the symptoms of depression.

    1. What are the side effects of Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet?

    The common side effects of Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet may include constipation, sleepiness, diarrhea, trouble sleeping, dry mouth, altered taste, agitation, nausea and vomiting.

    1. How often can I take Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet?

    Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet should be used at fixed dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor.

    1. Is Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet safe to use during pregnancy?

    The pregnant women should use Bupron XL 150 mg Tablet under medical supervision.

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