Bupep 150mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Bupep 150mg Tablet SR

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₹13.75/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Bupep Tablet SR


Uses of Bupep Tablet SR

Bupep 150mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of depression and smoking addiction.

Side effects of Bupep Tablet SR


Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Allergic reaction, Impaired concentration, Sweating, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Altered taste, Abdominal pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Tremor.


How to use Bupep Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Bupep 150mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.

How Bupep Tablet SR works

Bupep 150mg tablet sr works in depression by increasing the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that helps in regulating mood. The mechanism underlying its use in smoking addiction are not fully understood.

In Depth Information on Bupep Tablet SR

Expert advice for Bupep Tablet SR

  • Tell your doctor if you have history of head injury, alcohol abuse, diabetes or stimulants or anorectic products use.
  • There should be an interval of at least 8 hours between successive doses of bupropion.
  • You may suffer from insomnia while on bupropion therapy. You can reduce its incidence by avoiding to take this medicine during bedtime (while maintaining at least 8 hours gap between doses).
  • Bupropion should be used with caution in the elderly, patients with hepatic/renal impairment.
  • You should not exceed the recommended dose of bupropion, since bupropion is associated with a dose-related risk of fits (seizures).
  • Blood pressure should be monitored at regular intervals in patients with high blood pressure.
  • Inform your doctor about taking bupropion if you are scheduled to have urine tests.
  • Bupropion may cause dizziness/light-headedness, affecting your concentration and judgement. If affected, don’t drive or operate machinery till you feel fine.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Special precautions for Bupep 150mg Tablet SR
Bupep 150mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Bupep 150mg Tablet SR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Bupep 150mg Tablet SR is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Bupep 150mg Tablet SR may cause dizziness or light-headedness, may affect your concentration and judgement. This may affect your driving ability.
Bupep 150mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Bupep 150mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Bupep 150mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Bupep 150mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Caution is advised for the use of Bupep 150mg Tablet SR in these patients with close monitoring from a doctor for any possible side effects.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Siquil 10mg/1ml Injection, Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml, Paliris 3mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Bupropion, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Bupep 150mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Bupropion

Bupep is an antidepressant drug and not an SSRI/MAOI/a narcotic/a tricyclic antidepressant
Bupep is not a stimulant/addictive if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Bupep is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Bupep is not an amphetamine. Bupep is an antidepressant medication whereas amphetamine is a stimulant and an appetite suppressant
Bupep is not a controlled substance
Bupep along with motivational support is used to stop smoking in nicotine dependent patients. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take ibuprofen/Xanax/Tylenol/Sudafed with bupropion?
Bupropion can be taken with ibuprofen/Xanax/Tylenol/Sudafed. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
These side effects are rare or uncommon with Bupep use. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience one or more such symptoms and stop taking Bupep immediately
Bupep does not contain monoamine oxidase inhibitor.

One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Bupep 150mg Tablet SR: Health Arx Technologies Private Limited, Amishi Consumer Technologies P Ltd, Organic India Private Limited, Delhi Cryogenic Products Pvt Ltd, First Step Digital Pvt Ltd, Gupta Homoeo Pharmacy Pvt Ltd, Natures Velvet Lifecare, Organic Wellness Products Private Limited, RK Sons, Pills Tree Super Pharmacy, Melting Pot Concepts Pvt Ltd, Zywie Ventures Pvt Ltd, SBL Pvt Ltd, Lifecare Chemist (PAN India), Satyog Enterprises Pvt Ltd, Ghantakarn International, Aashirwad Agency, Airveda Technologies Pvt Ltd, Fit and Glow Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Keshav Homeo Home, Radicura Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd, Perfect Nutrition, Jiva Ayurvedic Pharmacy Ltd, Sharma Traders, Bright Lifecare Pvt Ltd, Delhi Vendor, Maximaa Systems Ltd, Swadeshi Ayurved, Sri Jain Pharmacy, Inlife Pharma Pvt Ltd, Herbolab India Pvt Ltd, Ayush Enterprises, Priya Entreprises, Gallop Trading Company, Planet Ayurveda, Life aid Homeopathic and ayurvedic store, Emmbros Overseas, Makvis, Herboveda India, Hexagon Nutrition Pvt. Ltd., Rusan Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Delhi Distributors, BestSource Nutrition Private Limited, Biomed Distributors, Star medicare, DF Pharmacy Ltd, Do You Even Gym, 9 to 9 Farmacia, The Medicine Mart, Bantom Laboratories P Ltd , 9to9 Farmacia (South), Madhu Medicos, M/s R&G Healthcare (Delhi), OHMS GROUP, Adret Retail Pvt. Ltd.

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