Buspar vs Viibryd

Buspar
(Rx)
Viibryd
(Rx)
Buspar is an anxiety medication.
Viibryd is an antidepressant medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.6
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.8
Concern level
3.0
Approval Date
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September 29, 1986
January 21, 2011
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
57,138 Discussions
12,577 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Depression
#3 for Panic Attacks
#4 for GAD
#5 for Panic
#8 for IBS
Buspar is prescribed for Anxiety and Depression and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
Viibryd is prescribed for Depression and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bus
Withdrawal Symptoms
5
Dizziness
4
Weight Gain
4
Nausea
3
Drowsiness
1
Numbness
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Mania
1
Paranoia
1
Head Zaps
1
Vii
Weight Gain
10
Insomnia
7
Withdrawal Symptoms
7
Nausea
7
Sexual Dysfunction
6
Diarrhea
6
Tiredness
6
Headaches
4
Dizziness
4
Nightmares
4
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Buspar
Bus
Viibryd
Vii
Withdrawal Symptoms
Bus
Vii
5
7
Dizziness
Bus
Vii
4
4
Weight Gain
Bus
Vii
4
10
Nausea
Bus
Vii
3
7
Drowsiness
Bus
Vii
1
0
Numbness
Bus
Vii
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Bus
Vii
1
0
Mania
Bus
Vii
1
0
Paranoia
Bus
Vii
1
0
Head Zaps
Bus
Vii
1
0
Weight Gain
Vii
Bus
10
4
Insomnia
Vii
Bus
7
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Vii
Bus
7
5
Nausea
Vii
Bus
7
3
Sexual Dysfunction
Vii
Bus
6
0
Diarrhea
Vii
Bus
6
0
Tiredness
Vii
Bus
6
0
Headaches
Vii
Bus
4
0
Dizziness
Vii
Bus
4
4
Nightmares
Vii
Bus
4
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Buspar during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Viibryd during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Buspar and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Viibryd and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 30 mg
Tablet: 10 mg (7)-20 mg (7)-40 mg (16), 10 mg (7)- 20 mg (23), 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Buspirone Hcl
Vilazodone hydrochloride
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Buspar and Viibryd: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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