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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Ask Dr.: Hopefully, doctors who use drugs for off-lable conditions either have read many supporting articles on the effectiveness and safety - and/or have esta ... Read More
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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 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Grant Brenner
23 years experience Psychiatry
Less anxiety: If Buspar (buspirone) were working, symptoms of anxiety would be decreased. Other people might notice it before you do. Has anyone mentioned you see ... Read More
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
17 years experience Psychiatry
Is my buspar (buspirone) working: Buspar, (buspirone) which is typically rx'ed to treat anxiety, is determined to be effective based on improvement in symptoms. Work with ur doc to dev ... Read More
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Dr. Margret Rose Dellosso
18 years experience Clinical Psychology
Reduced anxiety: You know Buspar (buspirone) is working if it decreases your symptoms of anxiety. In anxiety cases, it reduces nervousness, and fidgeting. It can incr ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
72 hours: The half life of Buspar (buspirone) is up to 12 hours. Therefore it should be out of your system in 72 hours.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
7to10days,peak3-4wee: It takes minimum of 7to 10 days and peak effect takes about 3to4 weeks
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
3-hours half-life: Buspar (buspirone hcl) has a relatively short half-life (the time it takes for 1/2 to disappear in your body) is only about 3 hours. Typically, after ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
At least 24 hours: The half life of Buspar (buspirone) and it's active metabolite is 3 and 6 hours respectively. This means that very little will be present 24 hours aft ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
35 years experience Psychiatry
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
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Buspar: Yes, that would be fine .I do not think you will have any withdrawal issues. Good Luck
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mike Moore
7 years experience Family Medicine
Talk to your doctor!: Talk to your doctor! the basic answer is that you should take Buspar (buspirone) as long as directed by your doctor. Do not stop it on your own. You w ... Read More
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