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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Bupropión

Bupropion (byoo-PRO-pee-ON)
A substance that is used to treat depression, and to help people quit smoking. It belongs to the family of drugs called antidepressants.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.