Aplenzin

Active Ingredient(s): Bupropion Hydrobromide
FDA Approved: * April 23, 2008
Pharm Company: * BIOVAIL LABS INTL
Category: Antidepressant

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Aplenzin Overview

Bupropion is a medication primarily used as an antidepressant and smoking cessation aid.[7][8][9] It is marketed as Wellbutrin and Zyban among other trade names. It is one of the most frequently prescribed antidepressants in the United States and Canada,[10] although in many countries this is an off-label use.[11] It is an effective antidepressant on its own, but is also popular as an add-on medication in cases of incomplete response to first-line SSRI antidepressants.[12] Bupropion is taken ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bupropion

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Is Aplenzin (Bupropion Hydrobromide) ER a narcotic?
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My mother brought to my attention that anything with the word "hydro" in any medication could be a narcotic. I have a family history of drug abusers and don't want to follow in their steps so I would appriciate it if someone could answer this clearly as possible for me. Thank you for your time. ## Hi Ghost - to answer your question, no, Bupropion Hydrobromide is not a narcotic. It is an antidepressant (in a different class of drugs). The term "Hydro" in this case is from chemistry and refers to a chemical compound of this medication. Wikipedia states "In chemistry, a hydrobromide is an acid salt resulting, or regarded as resulting, from the reaction of hydrobromic acid with an organic base (e.g. an amine). The compounds are similar to hydrochlorides." I imagi...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Bupropion Hydrobromide
  • Tablet: 100mg, 200mg, 50mg, 75mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 100mg, 150mg, 174mg, 200mg, 300mg, 348mg, 450mg, 50mg, 522mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Aplenzin: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0024-5810 24 Hr Aplenzin 174 mg Extended Release Tablet by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
  • 0024-5811 24 Hr Aplenzin 348 mg Extended Release Tablet by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
  • 0024-5812 24 Hr Aplenzin 522 mg Extended Release Tablet by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
  • 0187-5810 Aplenzin 174 mg Oral Tablet, Extended Release by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5811 Aplenzin 348 mg Oral Tablet, Extended Release by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5812 Aplenzin 522 mg Oral Tablet, Extended Release by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 16590-922 24 Hr Aplenzin 348 mg Extended Release Tablet by Stat Rx USA LLC

Other drugs which contain Bupropion Hydrobromide or a similar ingredient: (8 results)


Possibly related Aplenzin Topics:

Is Aplenzin (Bupropion Hydrobromide) ER a narcotic? My mother brought to my attention that anything with the word "hydro" in any medication could be a narcotic. I h... 1 reply
Has anyone here tried Aplenzin? Has anyone here tried Aplenzin? If so, what were the results? This appears to be a very close alternative to Wellbutrin ... 1 reply




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