BuSpar (buspirone) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with BuSpar (buspirone):
busPIRone ↔ food
Moderate Food Interaction
You should avoid the use of alcohol while being treated with busPIRone. Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of busPIRone such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. Patients receiving busPIRone should preferably avoid the consumption of large amounts of grapefruits and grapefruit juice. If this is not possible, the busPIRone dose should be taken at least 2 hours before or 8 hours after grapefruit or grapefruit juice. Large amounts of grapefruit and grapefruit juice may cause increased levels of busPIRone in your body. This can lead to increased adverse effects such as drowsiness. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
BuSpar (buspirone) drug Interactions
There are 819 drug interactions with BuSpar (buspirone)
BuSpar (buspirone) disease Interactions
There are 5 disease interactions with BuSpar (buspirone) which include:
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.