Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

Can buspar elevate your mood

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar (buspirone): Buspar (buspirone) relieves anxiety & initially elevates mood but only slightly.
3
3 thanks
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiolytic: I agree with dr. Ali. Buspar (buspirone) is a mild anxiolytic but some of my patients have endorsed some improvement in mood on it.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Medication effects: I understand that nightmares can be anxiety provoking and frightening. As per information using Lexapro, Seroquel and Abilify (aripiprazole). Buspar ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That is a decision: Between you ; your doctor. The zoloft can make Abilify (aripiprazole) levels higher but you are talking about a relatively small dose of abilify (ari ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. Lincoln Bickford
14 years experience Psychiatry
Could make sense: That could be a reasonable, effective, and safe combination for some people -- but only under careful supervision by a psychiatrist.
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
What's your question: ?? Break this down into separate questions that are clearly written and re-ask. Risperdal has been associated with Priapism, retrograde ejaculation, ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Transaminases: Your ALT is very close to the upper normal. ALT levels fluctuate. Physicians consider all of your liver function tests, not one in isolation. We want ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Nothing to worry: ALT is very slightly elevated and is of no concern at this time.Continue with your Buspar (buspirone).You can repeat the bold test for Alt .ALT and ot ... Read More
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.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chiquitha Cornelius
10 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 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
41 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No. For it to work you need to take it daily.
1
1 thank
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 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.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month