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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Parr
Addiction Medicine 56 years experience
NO drinking: It sounds like your anxiety is related to your drinking. Pergaps you should discuss your drinking pattern with your prescribing md.

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 36 years experience
No: It should be taken three times a day and is usually titrated
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Buspar (buspirone): Not PRN. Maximizing the dose as tolerated up to 20mg. 3 times a day.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Yes if it works: Problem is it doesn't help rveryone
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
Psychiatry 25 years experience
BuSpar (buspirone): It generally takes about 4 weeks for patients to start noticing a difference with BuSpar (buspirone) ... However, to be honest, this is more of an ave... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
Psychiatry 36 years experience
Dosing for Buspirone: Buspirone (buspar) is an anti anxiety medication which can be prescribed in doses ranging from 10 to 60 mg, or if necessary up to 90 mg a day. It is ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Buspar (buspirone) can be taken alone. If it is not effective alone, usually an SSRI (such as prozac) can be added.
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
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Talk to your doctor: Speak with the doctor who prescribed your Zoloft (sertraline) if you do not feel it is helping with the problem. Stop,asking friends, who mean well, ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
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Check w your doc: Pharmacologically speaking, a 5 mg dose of Buspar (buspirone) is very low, and not likely to cause any sort of withdrawal syndrome from sudden stoppin... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Treatment options: unfortunately sexual side effects are not uncommon during antidepressant (sertraline, Zoloft) therapy. Options to overcome include: 1. dosage redu... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
Psychiatry 18 years experience
Work with ur MD!: I'm sorry ur still not seeing symptom improvement with buspar, (buspirone) sertraline (an SSRI), and risperdal (an atypical antipsychotic). Never stop... Read More

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