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Can you get high taking the anti anxiety medication buspirone?

  • Probably not; while being used as an antidepressant in individuals with depression or bipolar disorder, those not having a mood disorder would see little effect on mood. It would be more likely that the person would instead experience heart palpitations than any effect of euphoria.

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  • Answer: Probably not; while being used as an antidepressant in individuals with depression or bipolar disorder, those not having a mood disorder would see little effect on mood. It would be more likely that the person would instead experience heart palpitations than any effect of euphoria.
  • Answer: Anti-anxiety drugs are CNS depressants. What happens with these types of drugs is that heart rate decreases, BP decreases consequently respiration decrease as well, and If a patient has a problem or history of asthma or any airway disease this medication could cause respiratory depression.
  • Answer: This is a good question to ask your local pharmacist who is usually happy to answer such questions. What I know is that both anti-anxiety medications and alcohol can h lead to depression symptoms and since anxiety is often the flip-side of depression it does not make a lot of sense to drink while taking this medication. That actually can be said for most medications, alcohol can interfere with the effectiveness of medications ie. anti-depressants. It is also possible that drinking, because its immediate effect is, for some people ,to act like a mood elevator( a blocker of awareness to negative emotions) can escalate to a at risk level when a person is anxioius. The person finds the immediate pay-offs pleasant, does not care about the long range effects, and can substitute good self-care and medical follow-up, with self-medicating with alcohol and drugs. A small amount of alcohol ,as a beverage I think (ask pharmacist) is unlikely to be a problem, even a de-stressor. The Addiction Research Foundation in Canada has safe drinking guidelines which i think are about 1-2 drinks about three times per week. I hope you are feeling better.
  • Answer: You do not usually lose weight when you take anxiety medication
  • Answer: Adderall XR does work for ADHD, however, be careful and be sure that she has the correct diagnosis of ADHD. Anxiety can mimic ADHD. To properly treat and diagnose ADHD the child should be seen by a Pediatric Pshychologist, Pshyschiatrist and Pediatrician. In addition to these professionals her parents, her teacher, and the Doctors should evaluate all aspects of her daily life and routine. If you are in doubt, please see your Pediatrician.
  • Answer: 1. The anxiolytic medicine ALPRAZOLAM is effective in the treatment of symptoms of Anxiety Disorder. 2. Anxiety: Painful apprehensive uneasiness of mind usually over impending anticipating ill.It can b felt under diff.cond.;when alone after eating/drinking wid other physical n mental complains abt financial/bznss matter/in a particular environment. Common in Yng adlts Psychological Factors:As a result of failure :A fear Response Clinical Manifestations:Referable 2 N.Sys imbal n commonly include palpitations,shortness of breathlessness,dryness of mouth,heaviness of head,giddiness n blurring of vision,xcessive sweating particularly in palm and soles Psychological Manifestations:Irritability n a morbid fear as if something dreadful is going happen. Management: Hospitalisation-acute anxiety. Anxiolytics Yoga and meditation Homoeopathic Medicines: Aur,Aur,Bry,Calc,Merc.c,Puls,Veratrum alb,Phos It can be managed by having proper homoeopathic treatment log on 2 -All
  • Answer: No, you should not take Gaba with any kind of blood pressuremedication. This is because Gaba is linked to lowered bloodpressure and your blood pressure could get too low.
  • Answer: machanism of antianxiety drug
  • Answer: From my experience, the migraine never came back after taking 1-2 tablets of 400mg. Also, keep in mind everyone is different. I hope this helps.
    -Adam
  • Answer: Valium or Anxiolytic (same thing)
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      • Xanax (alprazolam)
      • Klonopin (clonazepam)
      • Valium (diazepam)
      • Ativan (lorazepam)
      • Serax (oxazepam)
      • Librium (chlordiazepoxide)
      • BuSpar (buspirone)

  • Answer: Prescription medicines:

    There are generally two approaches to treating anxiety and depression, one is anti-depressants, and the other is anti-anxiety meds. While anti-anxiety meds (think Xanax, and other benzodiazepines) work in the short-term, very effectively, they quickly cause tolerance and dependence (addiction). There is evidence that they can make anxiety worse in the long-run.

    Anti-depressants have more mixed evidence on their use. There is some evidence that they work, while people are still taking them, but there is concern over publication bias skewing results, leading people to suspect that they may be little more effective than placebo. They also provide no benefit after the person stops taking them.

    Among these drugs, probably the first choices to be considered are newer types of antidepressants, namely the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) like Zoloft, Paxil, and even newer types like Lexapro - these are approved for treatment of both types of disorders. In addition, another class of antidepressant drugs, called the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), which includes Effexor XR, Cymbalta, and now in 2008 Pristiq, is also approved to treat major depression. For depression that is accompanied by symptoms of anxiety, these drugs have been shown to significantly relieve both types of symptoms, usually within 4 weeks of beginning treatment. Effexor XR and Cymbalta also have separate indications for treatment of certain anxiety disorders like generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (possibly others - one can check the official labeling on the internet).

    Traditional medicine and herbals:

    There are many traditional herbal medications for anxiety and derpession, including hypericum, Withania Somnifera, Terminalis Arjuna, Conium, Cadmium Sulph, Calcerea Carb, etc.

    Many common herbal teas are used to treat anxiety as well. The process of drinking herbal teas can be relaxing, and can help reduce anxiety and depression through promoting mindfulness. Relaxing herbs include chamomile, tulsi or holy basil, lemon balm, and passionflower.
  • Answer: Anxiety is an overall heightened sense of awareness of your surroundings, often associated with hyper-reactivity and hyper-sensitivity.

    People with mild anxiety disorders may be able to manage their symptoms without medication, although a trained therapist is invaluable in this. The idea is to learn what triggers the anxiety and slowly learn how to control the initial anxious reaction to those triggers. This is not an easy process, and oftentimes medication can help take the edge off the anxiety to allow the patient to get better control over it.

    For those with moderate to severe anxiety disorders, medication can be a great benefit and may be the only way for some individuals to control their symptoms.