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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miles Mitchell
Specializes in Family Medicine
8 hours: Ideally about 7-8 hours apart, longer is ok, but preferably at least 5 hours.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar: It is often taken 10 to 12 hours apart. These are low doses, so if you need to time them closer together - that would likely be ok too.

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chiquitha Cornelius
11 years experience Clinical Psychology
Within a couple: of hours to take effect. To achieve maximum results you must be on it at least 4-6ms. and the length of time it stays in your system depends on how lo ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Mathew
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Antianxiety: It's an anti anxiety pill not in the same class as a benzodiazepine like xanax, (alprazolam) ativan...It binds to serotonin and Dopamine receptors.
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
36 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar (buspirone): Is classified as a benzodiazepine, even though it doesn't bind to benzodiazepine receptors in the brain. As such, it is an antianxiety medication wit ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar (buspirone): It is used for mild to moderate anxiety, and sometimes used to relieve symptoms of depression associated with Generalized anxiety disorder.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
42 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No. For it to work you need to take it daily.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
36 years experience Psychiatry
Anti-anxiety: Buspar (buspirone) aka Buspirone is used to treat anxiety. Most common side effects are nausea, sedation, dizziness, headace, and in some cases exc ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar (buspirone): It is used for mild to moderate anxiety, and sometimes used to relieve symptoms of depression associated with Generalized anxiety disorder.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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It was prescribed: By a doctor so it should be discontinued a per your doctors directions. I will say that I have never encountered withdrawal from Buspar (buspirone) an ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar (buspirone): Buspar (buspirone) relieves anxiety & initially elevates mood but only slightly.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sophie Duriez
32 years experience Psychiatry
No: Buspar (buspirone) takes several days 2 become effective & works differently than other anti-anxiety meds like benzos that can b taken as needed. It i ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
62 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
Yes: Anksilon is a trade name for Buspirone (buspar) in australia and other countries.
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