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Buspirone (International)

In the US, Buspirone (buspirone systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics and is used to treat Anxiety, Borderline Personality Disorder, Panic Disorder and Sexual Dysfunction - SSRI Induced.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Anxiolytic agent

Chemical Name

8-Azaspiro[4.5]decane-7,9-dione, 8-[4-[4-(2-pyrimidinyl)-1-piperazinyl]butyl]-

Foreign Names

  • Buspironum (Latin)
  • Buspiron (German)
  • Buspirone (French)
  • Buspirona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Buspirone (OS: DCIT, DCF, BAN)
  • Buspirone Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, USAN, JAN)
  • MJ 90221-1 (IS)
  • Buspirone Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2018, USP 41)
  • Buspirone hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Buspironi hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Actium
    EMPA, Paraguay
  • Buscalm
    Wockhardt, India
  • Buscalma
    Aristo, Portugal
  • Busparium 10
    Celsius, Uruguay
  • Buspidac
    Zydus, India
  • Buspin
    Intas, India
  • Buspirona Genfar
    Genfar S.A., Costa Rica
  • Spitomin 5 mg
    Egis, Hungary
  • Anksilon
    Orion Pharma, Finland; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Ansial
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Ansitec
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Ansiten
    Azevedos, Portugal
  • Anxiolan
    Medochemie Cyprus, Thailand
  • Anxiron 5 mg
    PharmaSwiss, Hungary
  • Anxut 10mg
    Eisai, Germany
  • Anxut 5mg
    Eisai, Germany
  • Anziron
    Star Labs, Pakistan
  • Apo-Buspirone
    Apotex, Canada; Apotex, Hong Kong
  • Bergamol
    Farmellas Enterprises, Greece
  • Bespar
    Vianex, Greece
  • Buisline
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Busp
    Hexal, Germany; Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Buspalex
    Eva, Egypt
  • Buspar
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Kuwait; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Mexico; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Pakistan; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Taiwan; GlaxoSmithKline, Egypt; Himont, Pakistan
  • Buspine
    Washington, Taiwan
  • Buspiron Actavis
    Actavis, Denmark; Actavis, Sweden
  • Buspiron HCl Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Netherlands
  • Buspiron HCl CF
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Buspiron HCl Mylan
    Mylan, Netherlands
  • Buspiron HCl Sandoz
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Buspiron HCl Teva
    Teva Nederland, Netherlands
  • Buspiron Mylan
    Mylan, Iceland; Mylan, Sweden
  • Buspirona HCl Pharma Arte
    Pharma Arte, Paraguay
  • Buspirone
    Actavis UK, United Kingdom
  • Buspirone Central Procurement
    Central Procurement & Supplies Unit, Malta
  • Buspirone Hydrochloride
    Generics UK, United Kingdom
  • Buspirone Hydrochloride P & D
    P & D, Malta
  • Buspirone Mylan
    Mylan, France
  • Buspirone Orion
    Max Health, New Zealand; Orion, Norway; Orion Pharma, Denmark
  • Buspirone Pro Doc
    Pro Doc, Canada
  • Buspirone Sandoz
    Sandoz, France
  • Buspirone Sanis Health
    Sanis Health, Canada
  • Buspiron-EGIS
    Egis Praha, Czech Republic
  • Buspon
    Deva, Turkey
  • Busron
    S.J & G. Fazal Ellahie, Pakistan; S.J. & G. Fazul Ellahie, Myanmar; TTY Biopharm, Taiwan
  • Dalpas
    Biotech, Venezuela
  • Duvaline
    Far-Med, Paraguay
  • Epsilat
    Coup, Greece
  • Exupar
    Hikma, Egypt
  • Freeton 10mg
    National Pharmaceutical Industries NPI, Oman
  • Freeton 5mg
    National Pharmaceutical Industries NPI, Oman
  • Hobatstress
    Phoenix E.P, Greece
  • Itagil
    Aurovitas, Portugal
  • Lanamont
    S.J.A., Greece
  • Lebilon
    Pharmathen, Greece
  • Ledion
    Help, Greece
  • Loxapin
    Norma, Malta; Norma Hellas, Greece
  • Neurobus
    El Obour, Egypt
  • Nevrorestol
    Bros, Greece
  • Norbal
    A.V.I. Pharma, Greece
  • Pacific Buspirone
    Mylan, New Zealand
  • Pasrin
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Paxon
    Eurolab, Chile
  • PMS-Buspirone
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Qibite
    Southwest Pharmaceutical, China
  • Relac
    Union, Taiwan
  • Riva-Buspirone
    Laboratoire Riva, Canada
  • Sepirone
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Seropar
    Acapi, Egypt
  • Sorbon 10
    Trima, Israel
  • Spamilan
    Egis Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Spitomin
    Egis, Latvia; Egis, Russian Federation; Egis, Slovakia; Egis Pharmaceuticals, Romania; Egis, Lithuania
  • Spitomin 10 mg
    Egis, Hungary
  • Stressigal
    Anfarm, Greece
  • Suxin
    Wellso Pharmaceutical, China
  • Teva-Buspirone
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Umolit
    Rafarm, Greece
  • Xiety
    Simex, Indonesia
  • Yi Shu
    Nhwa Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, China


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

Important Notice: The international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.

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