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Anxiety disorder is a blanket term covering several different forms of abnormal and pathological fear and anxiety. Conditions now cons...
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Buspar vs Xanax for Anxiety Disorder

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Xanax
Other name: Buspirone Buspirone
Other name: Alprazolam Alprazolam
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
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3.6
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Helpfulness
for Anxiety Disorder
2.5
Concern level
2.5
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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...
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Alprazolam (trade name Xanax, number Availability among other generic) is a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine chemical classification of psychoactive drugs. Alprazolam, like other benzodiazepines, binds to specific sites on the GABAA...
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Psychotic
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Manic
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Irritability
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Exhausted
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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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Alprazolam (trade name Xanax, number Availability among other generic) is a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine chemical classification of psychoactive drugs. Alprazolam, like other benzodiazepines, binds to specific sites on the GABAA...
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I have side effects (headache on waking, cold sweat after...
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" ...have always suffered from Anxiety Disorder, and for years the doctors treated it ...SSRI's. Now that I am on Buspar, my anxiety is gone, ...and am titrating off Xanex. I have side effects (headache on... "

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him that I'm more comfortable with the xanax? I'm afraid to...
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" ...anxiety disorder. My doc switched me to buspar. I don't like it ...is helping. I know xanax works for me and I did take ...I convince him that I'm more comfortable with the xanax? I'm afraid to ask... "

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ex-daughter-in-law gained lots of weight on xanax etc, but...
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" My ex-daughter-in-law gained lots of weight on xanax etc, but switched to wellbutrin is is thin again. Buspar did okay too. PCOS ladies often have that insulin-resistant thing goin' on,too, so... "

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I have side effects (headache on waking, cold sweat after...
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" ...have always suffered from Anxiety Disorder, and for years the doctors treated it ...SSRI's. Now that I am on Buspar, my anxiety is gone, ...and am titrating off Xanex. I have side effects (headache on... "

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me cope. I also take xanax and just started with added...
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" I've been taking buspar since the end of August 08... It definately makes me dizzy... It starts about 10 ...100% improvement yet for my anxiety disorder, but its definately helping ...me cope. I also take... "

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. Now im on xanax prn and it works but my anxiety has bee...
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" ...meds we have tried? I have tried buspar. It worked for anxiety at first then it quit helping me and gave me ...completely lost control!!! Made anxiety way worse. Now im on xanax prn and it works... "

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I have previously taken Xanax & it works wonderfully....
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" I know I have some type of anxiety disorder and unfourtunatly have very ...resources. I have been taking buspar 3 X daily and ...as St. Lucie County. I have previously taken Xanax & it works wonderfully. I... "

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ing dificulty breathing and swallowing, having dry mouth, a...
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" ...and 7-9am. So far Xanax had helped me deal with daily anxiety problems, but this morning I had a feeling that it made things worse for me. I took 0.25mg at the first sign of my usual anxiety... "

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for me. I have Xanax which is very effective, but you...
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" I tried Buspar but it didn't do anything for me. I have Xanax which is very effective, but you have to ...addictive. I... "

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bed. I have no side effects from xanax and continue taking...
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" I tried to take Buspar -- but it made me weak and dizzy. I felt so ill, ...to bed. I have no... "

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