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Buspirone vs. Diazepam for Anxiety

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Buspirone

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/ 7,597 posts
Other Names: Buspar

Diazepam

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/ 335,271 posts
Other Names: Valium   Mogadon   Valrelease   Diastat   Stesolid
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 7,597 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
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Buspirone (trade name Buspar) is an anxiolytic psychoactive drug of the piperazine and azapirone chemical classes, and is primarily used to treat generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) gained Food and Drug Administration of bu... Read more on Wikipedia
Diazepam , first marketed as Valium by Hoffmann-La Roche is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia, seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as... Read more on Wikipedia
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buspirone and they did help at first but I'm finding that...
I take propranolol and buspirone and they did help at first but I'm finding that I'm slowly ...team. I won't really get diazepam online, I just feel so desperate for some relief sometimes. I so...
Xanax , but was given Buspirone as well. It does nothing...
...anxiety /panic attacks. I am currently taking Xanax , but was given Buspirone as well. It ...to kick in. If I were you I would stick with Buspirone before trying any benzos (Xanax , Valium,...
I have GAD as well and buspirone has worked for me after...
...my experience, buspirone can be ...skeptical that it works after benzos. I have GAD as well and buspirone has worked for m...
or barbs. i just ate some buspirone (well i had to eat...
...could sleep without taking any benzos or barbs. i just ate some buspirone (well i had to ...me to sleep without any benzos cuz personally i think taking benzos for sleeping is just wasting .....
take buspirone for anxiety because im a drug adict and cant...
i feel you dude. I also take buspirone for anxiety because im a drug adict and cant have benzos. People claim it lessenes the sexual dysfunction problem. Iv noticed a slight change but still...
Hydroxyzine and buspirone havent helped, and I am wondering...
...paroxetine and reboxetine, I have diazepam 5mg to be taken ...almost every day. Hydroxyzine and buspirone havent helped, and I am wondering wether ...psych doesnt want me to take daily benz...
buspirone at the moment but it takes a lot longer to work...
...diazepam for a ...made me feel a bit drowsy and confused ...felt like I had totally lost it. I am taking buspirone at the moment but it takes a lot longer to work than diazepam, also I dr...
longer term anxiety I have found Buspirone very effective...
...on this board use benzos effectively as part of ...acute problems but for me they are strictly a rescue drug only.   For longer term anxiety I have found Buspirone very effective at a dosage of...
like Buspirone. It has done wonders for my anxiety!...
...is the most addictive of the benzos and probably the worst ...stick with something like diazapam (valium) or clonazepam (klonopin). ...with something like Buspirone. It has done wonders for m...
longer term anxiety I have found Buspirone very effecti...
...people on this board use benzos effectively as part ...for acute problems but for me they are strictly a rescue drug only.   For longer term anxiety I have found Buspirone very effective at a do...
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