I've been taking Buspar since the end of July. It wasn't working that well for me so my doctor switched me to Paxil and said that pairing it with Buspar was a good thing to do. It has never made me dizzy before when I was taking it. When I got to college at the end of August I stopped taking both pills on account that I didn't like the way it made me feel (i know you're supposed to slowly decrease dosage, but I didn't have the time or patience really). Just last week I got very anxious and decided to take the Buspar again. It made me incredibly dizzy that I could barely open my eyes. I haven't taken it since, but I still get incredibly dizzy everyday. Is there a reason for this?
BuSpar can cause dizziness especially if you are alternating between taking with food or taking without. If you're going to take, you need to make a commitment to always take with food or always without, but not back and forth. Otherwise, the med can't help on a once in awhile basis. Once you take for several weeks, you'll adjust and the side effects will lessen.
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