Bupropion Helps Treat Depression and With Quitting Smoking Overview
Bupropion is a prescription medication used to treat depression and to quit smoking, depending on the form. Bupropion belongs to a group of drugs called antidepressants. It works by increasing certain types of activity in the brain. This medication comes in tablet form and is usually taken 3 or 4 times daily. The sustainedrelease tablet is usually taken twice daily. The extendedrelease tablet is usually taken once daily, in the morning. You can take tablets with or without food. Common side effects of bupropion include nervousness, constipation, trouble sleeping, headache, and nausea. Take this medication only as directed. For more information, download the RxWixi.