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I feel this throbbing on the back left side of my head. Is it to be of any concern? There is no pain and it seems very similar to my pulse. Also, I was on buspar 15mg a day and I was told to increase in to 30 after awhile. Yesterday when I took it at around 10 and at about 2, I got extremely tired and out of it. Is this from the drug or could it be something else?
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Hello and thank you for using JustAnswer. May I ask does this "throbbing" occur at a fast rate or is it steady and slow? Have you checked your heart rate during these moments and if so what was your heart rate?

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