Zyban 150mg Tablets is prescribed to help stop smoking. Treatment is for 7-9 weeks therefore 120 tablets (2 boxes) are required to fulfil the course. The active ingredient in Zyban 150mg Tablets is Bupropion Hydrochloride 150mg.
Important information: We recommend that you have a blood pressure measurement before you start and 2 weeks into treatment with Zyban. Our Doctors will require the first blood pressure reading during your first consultation.
Keep out of reach and sight of children. Do not store above 25 degrees celcius.
To read the patient information leaflet for this product click here https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/PIL.3957.latest.pdf
Please read the patient information leaflet before taking this medicine. Take this medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
Start taking Zyban 150mg Tablets while smoking, set a Target Stop Smoking Day, ideally a day during the second week of taking Zyban. Swallow these tablets whole, DO NOT chew, crush or split them.
Week 1- Days 1 to 6 ONE tablet (150mg) to be taken once a day, Day 7 increase dose to ONE tablet TWICE a day, atleast 8 hours apart and not near to bedtime.
Week 2- Continue to take ONE tablet TWICE a day, Stop smoking this week on your Target Stop Smoking Day.
Weeks 3-9- Continue to take ONE tablet Twice a day for up to 9 weeks. If you have not been able to stop smoking after 7 weeks contact the prescriber of the medicine.
If you take more Zyban then you should (more then 2 tablets in 24 hours) Consult your doctor or nearest hospital emergency department IMMEDIATELY.
The active ingredient in Zyban 150mg Tablets is Bupropion Hydrochloride 150mg. The other ingredients are Tablet core; microcrystalline cellulose, hypromellose, cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate, magnesium stearate. Tablet coating; hypromellose, macrogol 400, titanium dioxide (E171), carnauba wax. Printing ink; hypromellose, iron oxide black (E172).
Please read the patient information leaflet before using this medicine.
If you experience any of the side effects listed in the patient information leaflet or not listed please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Driving and using machines Some of the side effects of Zyban, such as feeling dizzy or light-headed, may affect your concentration and judgement. If you are affected, don’t drive or operate machinery
Please give your doctor a full medical history to ensure the appropriate medication is prescribed.