Buspar belongs to the group of antidepressants. It is prescribed for treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder and social phobia.
It is recommended to take the medicine as it was prescribed by your doctor. Take it with a glass of water. Swallow pill the whole. Do not exceed your dosage.
Before starting your treatment with Buspar tell your doctor if you have allergy to the medicine, bipolar confusion, kidney, liver or eye problem. Do not take alcoholic beverages and grapefruit. Middle aged can be more sensitive to the medicine.
Pregnant and breastfeeding women and patients with hypersensitivity to Buspar can't use the medicine.
Possible side effect
Side effects can be the following: fever, insomnia, tremor, anxiety, blurred vision, vomiting, and diarrhea. Serious side effects are unlikely to occur. If you experience any side effect not listed above contact your doctor at once.
Buspar can interact with the following medicines: haloperidol, rifampicin. Also it can interact with alcohol, grapefruit, grapefruit juice and grapefruit extract.
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time of the next intake just skip it and go back to your schedule.
If you think you have overdosed the medicine seek emergency medical help at once. The overdose symptoms are chest pain, nausea, irregular heartbeat, and feeling light-headed or fainting.
Store the medicine at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Keep all drugs away from reach of children and pets.
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