Doctor insights on:
Buspar Take To Work
3 to 5 weeks: This is a fairly low starting dose so if not feeling any better after three weeks tell your doctor. Your dose may need to change ...Read more
I need to find ssri that will work for severe anxiety. Paxil (paroxetine) made me gain lbs,lexapro and Zoloft stopped working . Would celexa work. Others?
Therapy may help: Anxiety has biological roots, but are stimulated through psychological perceptions. Consider adding therapy to your medication and see either a talk therapist or a biofeedback therapist who can help you with evidence based biological interventions in addition to medicine. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Yes but.....: these are questions you should be asking the prescribing physician and/or the dispensing pharmacist, who knows all your meds and has an opportunity to ask you more questions and give you more guidance. This is a low dose of Celexa, and a very modest dose of Xanax, (alprazolam) which should be a temporary fix until the Celexa gets to a therapeutic dose. Your physician and pharmacist should be your advisors. ...Read more
2 - 4 weeks: Like most other antidepressants, Mirtazapine (brand name remeron) usually starts to result in improvement after about 2 weeks of use, with increasing benefit over the next several weeks. In my own practice, i tend not to wait much past 4 weeks if there's been no benefit at all; other psychiatrists will say to wait up to 6 or 8 weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: 6-week studies showed that adding Abilify (aripiprazole) to an antidepressant could improve symptoms of depression in as little as 1 to 2 weeks (versus an antidepressant alone). It will depend on how adequate are the doses of the antidepressant and abilify (aripiprazole). If it does not seem to be working to improve depression after 6 weeks then consult your prescriber. It takes time. I hope you experience a good outcome. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Trazadone: People react differently to medication. Some people need more medication than others to treat symptoms. Trazadone comes in multiple strengths. Typical starting doses range from 50-150 mg daily. Often therapeutic range is 400-600mg daily in divided doses. There is also an extended release version with a maximum typical dose of 375mg daily. Know which kind you take and talk to your Dr. ...Read more
Yes: Combination therapy is very common in medicine. If each medication was carefully chosen for certain symptoms or condition, it can be very beneficial. Keep in mind, each medication has to be taken as prescribed to you only. Unless it was prescribed by your doctor, the above medications, should not be mixed just to see what the effect would be. Eat well, sleep well and live well. ...Read more
4-6 wks: Will take 4-6 weeks to reach full effectiveness. At that time, the dose will have to be re-evaluated, maybe increased ...Read more
It is pretty quick: Prilosec is a potent ppi drug which stops production of stomach acid within a matter of 2-3 hours. So in that regard you should have relief of acid symptoms within one or two days but you have to continue taking it for several days to 6-8 weeks depending on your symptoms., to obtain maximum benefit. ...Read more
Won't fix depression: Antidepressants all need to be taken on a regular daily basis to work as antidepressants. The usual daily dose of Prozac (fluoxetine) is 20 mg, but some people need more. Prozac is sometimes prescribed instead for pms symptoms, in which case it need not be taken continuously. The dosing is best discussed in person with the prescribing doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Probably: It should be O.K. To take both of them together, but be aware of possible oversedation or drowsiness with them. Also monitor the effects they have on you before you drive or operate other machinery. You may need to have the dose of your antihistamine lowered or take it temporarily if you do experience side effects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Is buspar safe to take with valerian root?
- Can i take buspar and propanolol?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Can i take buspar and lexapro together?
- Is it safe to take nyquil with wellbutrin and buspar and xanax?
- How long after i take buspar can i drink alcohol?
- Does a take action work?
- Talk to a pharmacologist online for free