Zyban contraindications and warnings


Contraindicated use of the drug Bupropion in the following cases:

  • with individual intolerance of individual components of the drug;
  • when the respiratory system is malfunctioning;
  • with bulimia and nervous exhaustion;
  • after taking sedatives and after a sharp refusal to drink alcohol.

In addition, you should not use Zyban simultaneously with other drugs that contain the same active ingredient in your composition, as well as simultaneously with various MAO inhibitors – between the use of these drugs should be observed for a period of 2 weeks.

Children and adolescents who are not yet 18 years of age are contraindicated to take this medication.

Admission of the drug during pregnancy and children

Bupropion should be taken by pregnant women with the permission of the attending physician. Full-fledged studies on the effect on the fetus of the components of the composition of the drug have not been carried out, so use the drug during pregnancy is not recommended.

Bupropion is able to cause any harm to the fetus or to a pregnant woman, but there is no evidence of negative consequences. Since the substances that make up Bupropion are quickly and completely absorbed into breast milk, then for the lactation period it is necessary to refuse to take the tablets.

Contraindicated use of Zyban medicinal products for children and adolescents under 18 years of age. Contraindication due to the fact that the use of the drug at this age can cause the desire to commit suicide.