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Can a person stop taking buspar due to a lot of side effects?
Are you currently down to 5 mg/day? Also, how long have you been on buspar?
yes, since feb of this year.
Your anxiety may come back but you should be OK to just stop taking buspar.
Of course it is best to tell you doctor about your plans since she knows you best :)
Does this make sense to you?
I was also given seroquil (sp) for sleeping, could that be replaced by a different less severe aid?
yes it makes sense to me.
Seroquil is a powerful medicine that, as a side effect, helps people to go to sleep. I would not stop this one without the help of your MD. But, to answer your question, if all it is being used for is to help you sleep, there are other medicines that will accomplish that function.
if not just for sleeping what would that be given for?
seroquel is a powerful antipsychotic drug used in conditions such as bipolar disease and mania
thank you, XXXXX XXXXX your answers have explained a lot! I will call the dr about the seroquel . They were both given after a stroke/heart attack.
as you probably already know it can cause dry mouth, eyes and other body areas along with weight gain and a risk of diabetes in the future
Ok. Glad I could help you :)
did not know that.
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