Zyban (Extended Release)

Zyban (Extended Release)

Zyban is used to as a prescription medical treatment for depression.

Zyban (Extended Release) 150 mg
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Bupropion is used to as a prescription medical treatment for depression. It can improve mood and feelings of well-being. It may work by helping to restore the balance of certain natural chemicals (neurotransmitters) in the brain. This prescription medication may also be used as a treatment to manage attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It may also be used as a prescription treatment to help people quit smoking by decreasing cravings and nicotine withdrawal effects. It may be used to prevent autumn-winter seasonal depression (seasonal affective disorder). This drug may also be used with other medications as a treatment for bipolar disorder (depression phase). It may also be used to treat anxiety in people with depression.

How To Take

Extended-release Initial: 150 mg orally once/day; may increase to 300 mg once/day on day 4 May adjust not to exceed 450 mg once/day after more than 4 weeks if no clinical improvement observed with 300 mg once/day; Forfivo may be used only after titrating initially with other bupropion drug products


This medication contains bupropion. Do not take Wellbutrin, Zyban, Budeprion SR, Aplenzin, Buproban, Wellbutrin SR, Wellbutrin XL, or Forfivo XL if you are allergic to bupropion or any ingredients contained in this drug. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately. Suicidality In short-term studies, antidepressants increased t suicidal thinking and behavior in children, adolescents, and young adults (younger than 24 years) taking antidepressants for major depressive disorders and other psychiatric illnesses; this increase was not seen in patients older than 24 years Slight decrease in suicidal thinking was seen in adults older than 65 years In children and young adults, risks must be weighed against the benefits of taking antidepressants Patients should be monitored closely for changes in behavior, clinical worsening, and suicidal tendencies; this should be done during initial 1-2 months of therapy and dosage adjustments The patient's family should communicate any abrupt changes in behavior to the healthcare provider Worsening behavior and suicidal tendencies that are not part of the presenting symptoms may require discontinuation of therapy; this drug is not approved for use in pediatric patients