Bupropion Helps Treat Depression and With Quitting Smoking Overview
Bupropion is a prescription medication usedto treat depression and to quit smoking, depending on the form. Bupropion belongs to a groupof drugs called antidepressants. It works by increasing certain types of activity inthe brain. This medication comes in tablet form and isusually taken 3 or 4 times daily. The sustainedrelease tablet is usually taken twice daily. The extendedreleasetablet is usually taken once daily, in the morning. You can take tablets with or withoutfood. 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 mobile app.