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Can buspirone help depression?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management
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In brief: Of course

Buspirone is recommended for the management of generalized anxiety disorder and for patients who have a combination of anxiety and depression.

In brief: Of course

Buspirone is recommended for the management of generalized anxiety disorder and for patients who have a combination of anxiety and depression.
Dr. Paul Grin
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Dr. Jane Steiner
Psychiatry

In brief: Don't expect it to

Buspar (buspirone) helps with generalized anxiety.
It does not typically work as an antidepressant . It can augment the action of many antidepressants when it is used together with an antidepressant; that can be a useful strategy for a difficult to treat depression.

In brief: Don't expect it to

Buspar (buspirone) helps with generalized anxiety.
It does not typically work as an antidepressant . It can augment the action of many antidepressants when it is used together with an antidepressant; that can be a useful strategy for a difficult to treat depression.
Dr. Jane Steiner
Dr. Jane Steiner
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