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Did any users of Buspirone feel high or euphoric or have reckless behavior while taking it?

I had been taking Buspirone 10-20 mg a day for several months. lost a lot of weight, only slept 2-3 hours at nite, was never tired, and always felt euphoric, full of energy, and acted irresponsibly regarding a relationship I was involved in. feel this med altered my thinking rationally and caused... read more

Buspirone - Is Buspar the same as Xanax and colanazapam? Is it a narcotic?

Will Buspar do the same thing as my Xanax do?

Has anyone taken Buspirone for anxiety and panic attacks?

I tapered off cymbalta and took my last dose 16 days ago. The cymbalta started the anxiety and it has been getting worse the longer I am off it. I was at the hospital this morning and hard a terrible panic attack. They gave me Ativan which slowly helped and when my doctor got there he gave me... read more

Buspirone - Have any of you experienced weight gain from this medication?

I have severe anxiety and panic attacks. I have been on Zoloft and lexapro and gained 40 pounds. They both helped with my anxiety tremendously, but I was overeating to the point of sickness. I have been off all meds for about 4 months and I’ve lost 18 pounds, but my anxiety is so out of... read more

I take buspirone 15 mg and Celexa 20 mg together once a day. (continued)?

Some sites on the internet say these two drugs should not be taken together. What is the reason for this?

Is there any interactions between Depakote, Lexapro, buspirone, and Klonopin?

My doctor has prescribed all these meds and I been trying to do some research but always come up with scary results and I already have anxiety. I was taking Lexapro and Klonopin at first and Depakote and buspirone was added on because the other two were helping some but not as effective. Does... read more

Can you get high off of buspirone hcl 15 mg like you can from xanax?

is this a benzo?

Buspirone may be causing chest pain, anyone else ever experience this?

Hello, I have been on buspirone 5mg tablets at 3 times a day since the end of August,it is not mid October. About a week after taking it I went to the ER for chest pain. After EKG, blood tests, and chest X-ray nothing was found. Went for a follow up with my doctor and was told “it’s... read more

Buspirone - Just started Buspar today for anxiety issues and panic attacks?

I don't take any other meds for anxiety, just Exforge for hypertension. I'm reading these reviews and wondering what "brain zaps" are. I'm a lot nervous about taking this and I am worried about what I can expect as side effects.

Buspirone - I am very sensitive to any drug...was prescribed buspar for anxiety...afraid to take it?

I am very sensitive to meds. I have anxiety and my doctor prescribed buspar claiming it has little side effects. I am nervous to talk it because I already feel bad from the anxiety and don't want to feel worse from the drug. Anyone else super sensitive and takes this med?

What is the difference between Wellbutrin and buspirone?

My doctor said he was going to start me on Wellbutrin but he prescribed me buspirone 10 mg. I am confused about what the difference is if there is one and why he said it was Wellbutrin but isn't.

Buspar worse before getting better?

I just started Buspirone on Monday. it is now Thursday. I started taking it for panic attacks. but now I feel like after starting Buspirone my anxiety has gotten worse. I called my Dr yesterday and she told me that the effects of Buspirone take about a week, so to go through the weekend and see how... read more

what is buspirone and is it in the xanax family?

it's long and white with the # 93 5200 on one side and 10 10 10 on the other.

Buspirone - Am I going to need this medication forever?

I have acute anxiety and I was just put on Buspirone yesterday from my doctor because I was on Citalopram(Celexa) 20mg. for three weeks and everything seemed fine, but for the past week I've been feeling like I'm not 'real' and I just worry about everything and I can't... read more

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