Zyban Oral Tablet, Extended Release 12 Hour 150Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Zyban: Oral tablet, extended release 12 hour (150mg)

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Zyban 150mg SR Tab
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: ZYBAN 150 

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Zyban: Oral tablet, extended release 12 hour(150mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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In-Depth Information

Zyban 150mg Sustained-Release Tablet

NDC: 001730556
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Zyban 150mg Sustained-Release Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_901.JPG
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: ZYBAN 150 
Shape: round
Color: purple
Daily Life Interactions for Zyban 150mg Sustained-Release Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Zyban 150mg Sustained-Release Tablet(Bupropion Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Bupropion(Bupropion Hydrochloride)
Alcoholic beverages should be limited or avoided while taking Bupropion. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together, or side effects from Bupropion may get worse if you take Alcohol. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. If you frequently drink alcoholic beverages, discuss the use of Bupropion with your health care provider.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Zyban 150mg Sustained-Release Tablet(Bupropion Hydrochloride)
Tobacco and Bupropion(Bupropion Hydrochloride)
In general, continuing to smoke tobacco along with bupropion treatment may increase the risk of high blood pressure. If you are taking Bupropion to help you stop smoking, you should pick a date to stop smoking by the second week of your Bupropion treatment. Some people are prescribed a combination of Bupropion with Nicotine replacement therapy (like Nicotine patches) to stop smoking; in this case, you should stop Tobacco smoking before you start using the Nicotine treatment.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Zyban 150mg Sustained-Release Tablet(Bupropion Hydrochloride)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Bupropion(Bupropion Hydrochloride)
Side effects from Bupropion may get worse if you consume large quantities of caffeine. Side effects such as nervousness, irritability, difficulty with sleep, increased blood pressure, tremor, or seizures may get worse if you take Bupropion and an excessive amount of caffeine. Try to limit Caffeine intake during Bupropion use. Many non-prescription medicines and weight loss aids may contain caffeine, so read labels carefully. Examples of foods and beverages containing caffeine include coffee, teas, colas, energy drinks, chocolate, and some herbal or dietary supplements.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Second Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Third Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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