Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride)
What is Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride) used for?
Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride) is an oral medicine used as a short-term treatment for anxiety. It operates by balancing levels of certain chemicals in the brain to reduce symptoms associated with this condition such as elevated heart rate, shortness of breath, or tension. It should be noted that the medicine is not recommended for long term use and may lead to unexpected complications. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride)?
Take Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride) according to your physician's instructions to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. The normal dosage is one tablet administered two to three times each day, but your individual regimen will depend on your health condition and the severity of your symptoms. Swallow these tablets whole and unaltered with a large glass of water to prevent destroying or altering the effects of their contents. They may be taken with or without food, but a snack or meal is recommended before use if you experience nausea. Always ask your physician any questions you have about the medication to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride)?
Side effects that may occur while using Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride) include:
Serious side effects that may require immediate medical assistance are trouble breathing, faintness, or chest pain. Tell your physician as soon as you experience any unusual symptoms to make sure the correct changes are made to your dosage to prevent further complications such as lower doses or reduced application frequency.
Do not use Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride) if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, lactose intolerant, if the patient is a child, if you have epilepsy, severely decreased liver function, or severely decreased kidney function. Also disclose if you have moderately decreased liver or kidney function as this may cause unexpected complications during treatment requiring special adjustments to your regimen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Buspin (Buspirone Hydrochloride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.