Wellbutrin®: Misuse and Abuse by Incarcerated Individuals

@article{Phillips2012WellbutrinMA,
  title={Wellbutrin{\textregistered}: Misuse and Abuse by Incarcerated Individuals},
  author={DeAnne Phillips},
  journal={Journal of Addictions Nursing},
  year={2012},
  volume={23},
  pages={65–69}
}
  • DeAnne Phillips
  • Published 29 February 2012
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Addictions Nursing
&NA; Misuse and abuse of prescription medications is increasing across both socioeconomic and age parameters. This article includes a review of the uses of Wellbutrin®, and its current misuse/abuse within the correctional setting. It includes a discussion regarding the pharmacodynamics involved in substance abuse. A review of current literature includes both academic research and public forums regarding this topic. It also discusses the role of dopamine in both Wellbutrin® and substance use… 
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