bupropion

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Related to Budeprion: Budeprion SR, Budeprion XL

bu·pro·pi·on

 (byo͞o-prō′pē-ŏn′)
n.
A drug, C13H18ClNO, used in its hydrochloride form for the treatment of depression and as an aid in smoking cessation. It is a weak inhibitor of norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake in the central nervous system.

[bu(tyl) + propi(ophen)on(e), a ketone (propio(nic acid) + phen(yl) + -one).]

bupropion

(bjuːˈprəʊpɪɒn)
n
an antidepressant drug used to help people stop smoking
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bupropion

n bupropión m
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In 2007, there were complaints from patients who had been taking the 300 mg dose of an extended-release version of the popular antidepressant, Wellbutrin XL 300, and had recently switched to the generic equivalent, Budeprion XL 300, made by US-based Impax Pharmaceuticals and marketed by the Israeli generic company Teva.
The generic drug Budeprion XL, prescribed in place of the anti-depressant Wellbutrin, provides an apt example of the disparate effect low-cost substitutes can have on individuals with mental illness.
However, public interest in the bioequivalence of branded and generic versions of 300 mg ER bupropion led the FDA to revisit this issue and to perform studies in 24 healthy adult volunteers comparing the 300 mg dose of generic Budeprion XL to branded bupropion XL.
The affected product is Budeprion XL 300 mg, which is manufactured by Impax Laboratories and marketed by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA.
The affected product is Budeprion XL 300 mg, manufactured by Impax Laboratories and marketed by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA--one of the five generic versions of Wellbutrin XL 300-mg tablets that have been approved by the FDA.
She pointed out that budeprion, although widely prescribed, has not been shown effective in any published trial of a pediatric population.
Worcester, charged with possession of budeprion, possession of Seroquel, and possession of an open container of alcohol in public, continued to Aug.
Or ask your doctor about a prescription for bupropion (Wellbutrin, Zyban, Budeprion, and Buproban) or varenidine (Ch an trix), which can help you quit.
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FDA-approved prescription medications for smoking cessation include the nicotine receptor agonist Chantix (varenicline) and the antidepressant Buproprion (marketed as Zyban, Wellbutrin, Voxra, Budeprion, and Aplenzin).
History revealed that the patient was unresponsive to escitalopram and budeprion XL.
According to Teva, the trial is intended to address reports of inefficacy and adverse events by consumers who switched from Wellbutrin XL([R])300 mg, Biovail's FDA-approved brand of the antidepressant, bupropion hydrochloride, to Budeprion XL, Teva's generic formulation of the drug.