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Bupropion (previously known as amfebutamone; Wellbutrin, Zyban) is an atypical antidepressant that acts as a norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake inhibitor, and nicotinic antagonist. Bupropion belongs to the chemical class of aminoketones and is similar in structure to the stimulant cathinone, to the anorectic diethylpropion, and to phenethylamines in general. Initially researched and marketed as an antidepressant, bupropion was subsequently found to be effective as a smoking cessation aid.
Genetic makeup may detemine likely success of quit smoking therapies

Genetic makeup may detemine likely success of quit smoking therapies

Few smokers make use of the help that is available

Few smokers make use of the help that is available

Canadians advised of stronger warnings for selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors and other newer anti-depressants

Canadians advised of stronger warnings for selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors and other newer anti-depressants