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Forum Name: Antidepressants
Question: Butrin and phentrime
|shemcd - Fri Dec 03, 2004 8:55 am||
I am taking well butrin and I was wondering if you can take phentrime diet pills.
|Dr. Tamer Fouad - Fri Dec 03, 2004 11:26 am||
I looked it up and there is nothing that says that there is a drug interaction between both these drugs. Concurrent use of SSRI and phentermine can increase the risk of serotonin syndrome. However, the antidepressant effects of bupropion are not serotonergically mediated.
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