Bupron XL 300Mg tablet
Uses and Benefits
Uses and Benefits
Bupron XL 300Mg tablet is used in the treatment of depression (characterized by the loss of interest and pleasure in usual activities including social relationships), smoking cessation (reduces the urge to smoke and relieves the withdrawal symptoms associated with smoking cessation) and seasonal affective disorder (type of depression that occurs on a seasonal basis at the same time every year). It helps in maintaining the balance of certain chemicals in the brain that affect mood and behaviour. However, the uses mentioned here are not comprehensive, there may be other conditions for which the medication may be used upon your doctor’s discretion.
The active ingredient of Bupron XL 300Mg tablet is Bupropion 300Mg
Mechanism of Action of Drugs
Mechanism of Action of Drugs
Bupropion works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers – serotonin and noradrenaline in the brain that stops the movement of pain signals and help calm the brain and relax the nerves, thus treating depression.
How to Use
Take Bupron XL 300Mg tablet as instructed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet whole with water, immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or crush or chew the tablet.
Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
The tablet can be taken with or without food. If significant stomach upset occurs, it could be taken with food. Take the tablet at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body preferably at bedtime.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is the use of the Bupron XL 300Mg tablet?
It is used in the treatment of depression (characterized by the loss of interest and pleasure in usual activities including social relationships), smoking cessation (reduces the urge to smoke and relieves the withdrawal symptoms associated with smoking cessation) and seasonal affective disorder (type of depression that occurs on a seasonal basis at the same time every year). It helps in maintaining the balance of certain chemicals in the brain that affect mood and behaviour.
Q. What are the side effects of the Bupron XL 300Mg tablet?
The tablet is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Most common side effects include impaired concentration, insomnia, sweating, anxiety, allergic reaction, headache, nausea, vomiting, dryness in mouth, dizziness, taste change, abdominal pain, agitation, fever, constipation, tremor.
Q. Should we take Bupron XL 300Mg tablet with food or without food?
Take the tablet with or without food. If significant stomach upset occurs, you could take with food.
Q. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am on the Bupron XL 300Mg tablet?
Consumption of alcohol with this tablet is not recommended as it increases side effects such as seizures, fainting, dizziness, mood and behavioural changes. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the tablet should be reported to your doctor immediately.
Q. How to store Bupron XL 300Mg tablet?
Store the medicine at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the tablet according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.
Q. If I have trouble swallowing Bupron XL 300Mg tablet, can I mix it in water and drink it?
This tablet is designed to be swallowed with water. If you take them in a way they weren’t intended to be used, you could experience an overdose if the active constituent enters the blood stream too quickly. Alternatively, if it enters your body too slowly, it may never achieve a high enough concentration to be completely functional.
Q. Can we give Bupron XL 300Mg tablet to children?
This tablet is not recommended for children below 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.
Q. By when should I start seeing the results of the Bupron XL 300Mg tablet?
The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action in the body clinically not established.
Q. How long does the effect of Bupron XL 300Mg tablet last?
The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically determined.
Q. Can we take Bupron XL 300Mg tablet daily? If yes, how many tablets can we take everyday?
Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is one tablet per day.
Q. For how many days should I take the Bupron XL 300Mg tablet?
The number of days that any medicine must be taken varies from patient to patient; and case to case. So always stick to your doctor’s suggestion about how many days to take this medicine.
Q. When should I take Bupron XL 300Mg tablet?
Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.
Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.
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