Data provided by Applied Health
side effects, nutrient depletions, herbal interactions and health notes:
• Alcohol should not be combined with Wellbutrin.1
• Herbs that may interact with Wellbutrin include Dill, Hops, Kava kava, Ladyís Slipper, Lavender, Nutmeg, Chamomile, Dong quai, Guarana, Marigold, Passion Flower, Sage, Slippery Elm, St. Johnís wort and Yohimbe.2
References1 Facts and Comparisons, Clinisphere 2.0, Wolters Kluwer Company, 2000
1 Pronsky, Z Food Medication Interactions, 11th edition, 1999
2 Newall CA, Anderson LA, Phillipson JD. Herbal Medicines: A Guide for Health-care Professionals. London: The Pharmaceutical Press, 1996:21,45,63,282.
2 Blumenthal, M (Ed.): The Complete German Commission E Monographs: Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicines. American Botanical Council. Austin, TX. 1998.
2 Demott K. St. Johnís wort tied to serotonin syndrome. Clinical Psychiatry News 1998;26:28.
2 Gordon JB. SSRIs and St. Johnís wort: possible toxicity? Am Fam Physician 1998;57:950.
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