Advertisement

What should I avoid while taking Buspirone?

Patients taking buspirone should avoid driving or operating heavy machinery due to drowsiness. Alcohol consumption is also not recommended while taking this drug. Eating or drinking grapefruit and grapefruit juice could interfere with the effects buspirone. Patients should consult their doctor about other medications, so that they can be monitored. Anyone who has taken MAO (monoamine oxidase) inhibitors within the last 14 days should not take buspirone.

Continue Learning about Anti-anxiety

What anti-anxiety medications can help me relax at the dentist?
American Dental AssociationAmerican Dental Association
Anti-anxiety agents, such as nitrous oxide, or sedatives may help you relax during dental visits and...
More Answers
How do I know if I'm taking too much anti-anxiety medication?
Dr. Sudeepta Varma, MDDr. Sudeepta Varma, MD
You may be taking too much anti-anxiety medication if you find you need it more often, and if your d...
More Answers
What Are Some Alternative Therapies to Treat Anxiety?
What Are Some Alternative Therapies to Treat Anxiety?
How Do I Know If I'm Taking Too Much Anti-Anxiety Medication?
How Do I Know If I'm Taking Too Much Anti-Anxiety Medication?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.