How effective is Buspar for Anxiety (Stress and anxiety) ?

586 Buspar users have rated its effectiveness for Anxiety.

Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.2/5

This is a reivew of how effective Buspar (buspirone hydrochloride) is for Anxiety and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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On Dec, 06, 2018

586 people are studied for taking Buspar in Anxiety

Overall effectiveness (number of people)

Does Buspar work for your Anxiety (overall)?

Long term effectiveness (number of people)

Does Buspar work for your Anxiety (long term)?

Buspar effectiveness for Anxiety (number of people)

  • not at all: 43
  • somewhat: 190
  • moderate: 201
  • high: 127
  • very high: 25
Long Term:
  • not at all: 7
  • somewhat: 41
  • moderate: 83
  • high: 61
  • very high: 14

Gender of people who take Buspar for Anxiety *

  • female: 72.53 %
  • male: 27.47 %

Age of people who take Buspar for Anxiety *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.17 %
  • 10-19: 6.31 %
  • 20-29: 16.72 %
  • 30-39: 28.16 %
  • 40-49: 23.38 %
  • 50-59: 16.21 %
  • 60+: 9.04 %

Who finds Buspar more effective for Anxiety?

Gender of people who take Buspar for Anxiety *

  • female: 76.32 %
  • male: 23.68 %

Age of people who take Buspar for Anxiety *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.29 %
  • 20-29: 15.13 %
  • 30-39: 25.66 %
  • 40-49: 25.66 %
  • 50-59: 19.74 %
  • 60+: 10.53 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


Buspar has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Buspar 15,380 users)


Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 366,743 Anxiety patients).

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