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A 46-year-old female asked:

30mg buspar (buspirone) qd 4 anxiety for about a yr w welbutrin 300 n lexapro 10mg for depression. stopped the lex n dr upd buspar (buspirone) to 30 bid. will i get s.e again?

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Dr. Anthony Fritz
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Unlikely: Both Buspar (buspirone) and Lexapro work for anxiety so if you stop one and increase the other the net effect should be to not make a difference in your anxiety level.

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Last updated Feb 15, 2015

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