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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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Ativan vs Buspar

Ativan
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Buspar
Other name: Lorazepam Lorazepam
Other name: Buspirone Buspirone
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.7
Concern level
2.7
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
3.7
Concern level
3.2
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Lorazepam (initially marketed under the brand names Ativan and Temesta) is a high-potency short-to-intermediate-acting 3-hydroxy benzodiazepine drug that has all five intrinsic benzodiazepine effects: anxiolytic, anterograde amnesia, sedative...
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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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Exhausted
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Allergies
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Irritability
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Psychotic
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Migraines
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Hallucinations
1
Paranoia
1
Heart Attack
1
Sweating
1
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Addiction
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Withdrawal
8
Dizzy
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Weight Gain
6
Nausea
4
Drowsy
2
Palpitations
2
Psychotic
1
Seizures
1
Manic
1
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About Ativan
Lorazepam (initially marketed under the brand names Ativan and Temesta) is a high-potency short-to-intermediate-acting 3-hydroxy benzodiazepine drug that has all five intrinsic benzodiazepine effects: anxiolytic, anterograde amnesia, sedative...
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About Buspar
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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done buspar - didn't help me. Ativan - helped but made...
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" I have done buspar - didn't help me. Ativan - helped but made me tired. And clonazapam I have... "

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I gradually switched to Buspar and weaned off the...
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" I went through some heavy personal problems and had unbearable anxiety. I was prescribed Ativan, and I have to say, it was miraculous. I gradually switched to Buspar and weaned... "

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ake buspar. I took it years ago but it didn't work. This i...
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" ...about Buspar for anxiety. I prefer ativan PRN (rarely use) but my doctor wants me to take buspar. I took it years ago but it didn't work. This is for... "

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Also buspar 10mg 3xs a day works good for my anxiety. .I...
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" ...might want to research zoloft for depression ive taken it in the past and it works although im on celexa now. Also buspar 10mg 3xs a day works good for my anxiety. .I feel... "

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ound. When I first started taking it it made me feel dizzy....
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" Hi Tayna, I am on Buspar and it worked great for me. I took ativan as needed. I am again on Buspar and hope it works just as well the second time around. When I first started taking it it... "

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there. Buspar seems to work for me, at least for...
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" ...everyone off benzos. I had Ativan on admission, but was switched to Buspar. I'd only been prescribed the Ativan for a week, so ...worry on withdrawal there. Buspar seems to work for me, at least for... "

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I have tried Buspar, Ativan with no success for Anxiety. I...
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" I have tried Buspar, Ativan with no success for Anxiety. I have so much ...heart pounding too. Currently taking Xanax. I don't seem to ...And it does. I have put on weight, but I have a... "

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is definitely a side effect of the Buspar; my sister...
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" Dizziness is definitely a side effect of the Buspar; my sister was on ...went away completely. She ended up quitting the Buspar because of that, but ...the Buspar worse to take Ativan at the same... "

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at, I've tried Buspar which didn't help much. I would defi...
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" Remeron combined with Ativan has helped me enormously... Previous to that, I've tried Buspar which didn't... "

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mild withdrawl. SSRI's, BuSpar, etc. etc. didn't work for...
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" I have been on Ativan (4mg/day) for around 5 years. You may become irritable between dosages because the drug has a fairly short... "

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