- Citalopram Hydrobromide
- Fluoxetine Hcl
- Nicotine Polacrilex
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Zyban* used for?
Generic for Zyban* (Bupropion) is a smoking cessation medication that helps people stop smoking. It comes in pill form. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Zyban*?
The dosage of Generic for Zyban* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Generic for Zyban* can be taken with or without food. Do not crush, chew, or break this medicine. Swallow the pill whole.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Zyban*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to use Generic for Zyban* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Zyban*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Zyban*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Zyban*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Zyban*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Zyban*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Zyban* can interact with antipsychotics, anticoagulants, MAO inhibitors, antihistamines, and diet pills.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Zyban*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Zyban* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Zyban* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Zyban* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Zyban* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Zyban* can cause side effects such as anxiety, trouble sleeping, weight loss or gain, nausea, vomiting, headache, dry mouth, confusion, dizziness, and tremors. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Zyban*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Zyban*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Zyban* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Zyban*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Zyban*?
How will Generic for Zyban* work in my body?
How should Generic for Zyban* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Zyban* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Zyban* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.