Review: Depression in Buspar
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 21, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.6/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Depression by studying 9,749 people who take Buspar. We analyze: the time on Buspar when people have Depression, gender and age of these people, the severity of Depression, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Buspar. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Buspar (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Buspar include nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety, anxiety nec, depression.
Depression has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure.
On Nov, 21, 2013: 9,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar. Among them, 728 people (7.47%) have Depression.
Time on Buspar when people have Depression * :
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Gender of people who have Depression when taking Buspar * :
Age of people who have Depression when taking Buspar * :
Severity of Depression when taking Buspar ** :
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How people recovered from Depression ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (129 people, 17.72%)
- Pain (127 people, 17.45%)
- Anxiety (115 people, 15.80%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (47 people, 6.46%)
- Insomnia (34 people, 4.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (178 people, 24.45%)
- Xanax (146 people, 20.05%)
- Oxycontin (134 people, 18.41%)
- Prozac (133 people, 18.27%)
- Prilosec (131 people, 17.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By Sandya: Can take zoloft and ortho-tri cyclen lo at the same time
(for a 31 year old woman who has Depression, Anxiety Disorder, Insomnia Concerns, and takes Zoloft)
I am currently on Zoloft and would like to get on birth control, however I'm afraid that the birth control will trigger my depression and anxiety. I've taken birth control in the past and has caused major mood swings.
(Number of patients like Sandya: 11,083)
- By kymberlynn: Can i ever take an anti-depressant after i have serotonin syndrome
(for a 44 year old woman who has Convulsions, Tremor, and takes Zoloft, Buspar, Estradiol)
Hi to everyone I suffer from bipolar and clinical depression and generlized anxiety and social anxiety Iwas given zoloft buspar and tranzodone while on the estadiol shot on holloween ended up in the ER where they did tests and said Ihad serotonin syndrome spent 5 days in the hospital where I was eme ...
(Number of patients like kymberlynn: 2,955)
- By k9kraze: I have taken over 40 medications for major depression and anxiety. i have been taking 30mg adderall 2 times a day, plus a cocktail of other drugs. does anyone else take adderall for depression?
(for a 58 year old woman who has Depression, Anxiety With Panic Attacks, and takes Amphetamine Salt Combo, Pristiq, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Lisinopril)
I am a 58 year old woman, who has had panic attacks since I was 16 years old. I started psychiatric treatment in 1988. I have been on more than 40 drugs for anxiety and major depression. Three years ago, a psychiatrist put me on Adderall (as a last ditch effort) and it has made all the difference in ...
(Number of patients like k9kraze: 11,994)
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