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Anxiety (also called angst or worry) is a Psychology and Physiology state characterized by Somatic nervous system, emotion...
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Buspirone
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Other name: Buspar (Buspar)
Other name: Concerta (Concerta)
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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...
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Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. It may also be prescribed for off-label use in treatment-resistant cases of le...
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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...
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About Ritalin
Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. It may also be prescribed for off-label use in treatment-resistant cases of le...
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cause such side effects, but i'm already on ritalin, which...
" ...5ht1a agonists don't cause such side effects, but i'm already on ritalin, which only ...few hours. anyone know if yohimbine's 5ht1a activity is anywhere near comparable to buspirone? no pharm... "

natural for the Ritilan to make him so quiet and frightened...
" ...anyone?? It is a possibility that my grandson may go on buspirone for his ADHD instead of a stimulant. Any comments on this? The pediatrician said it is not natural for the Ritilan to make him ... "

4 nights after that. Ritalin makes me jittery but it...
" ...For my provigil and buspirone aggravate it. Especially if ...few days I will have restless leg at least for 3 to 4 nights after that. Ritalin makes me jittery but it does work okay for... "

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worsened general anxiety, caused anorexia, made me irritable...
" ...strangely, made me more interested in social interaction, and made such interaction less anxiety-provoking. I became much more extroverted and assertive on Ritalin. Too bad it worsened general... "

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Dopamine. The Ritalin isn't that great, although it helps;...
" ...more Dopamine. The Ritalin isn't that great, although it helps; ...the last few times. I wonder if Wellbutrin goes with buspirone, or if St. Johns wort goes with buspirone? Has anyone with an... "

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I became very moody and irritable on ritalin, but I...
" ...this possibility. I became very moody and irritable on ritalin, but I don't think ...of bipolarity. I have a sleep disorder, though, which makes ...D2-blocking property of buspirone, it also... "

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! I am also on 20mg Ritalin twice...
" ...I'm on Buspirone as well--20mg in the ...for me, but I was on that pre-straterra--and then have been decreasing ...PMS [img]smileys/smiley36.gif[/img] ! I am also on 20mg Ritalin twice... "

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off after about two hours and I do get a slight headache...
" ...ritalin. My experience so far has been ok. I have not had any negative effects. The dosage has helped slightly but it is not significant. My fiancee has told me that I do seem more calm. It wears o... "

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thinking of discontinuing the Ritalin. BTW-Wellbutrin has...
" ...coincidence or not. If my PDoc can give me some samples of the XL/brand, I might want to try it with the buspirone. My follow up ...and I'm thinking of discontinuing the Ritalin. BTW-Wellbu... "

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I started taking with the Buspirone in February, but found...
" ...case anyone would mysteriously know what is going on with these meds, I guess I should point out that I was ok with Buspirone--been ok moodwise for ...I started taking with the Buspirone in Febr... "

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