Buspirone (Generic)
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Buspirone (Generic)

Buspirone (Generic)
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What is Buspirone?
Buspirone is an anti-anxiety medication. It is used for the treatment of certain behavior disorders in dogs and cats, especially those related to fear or phobias.

Who is it for?
Buspirone is for multiple species including dogs and cats.

What are the benefits?

* Prescription drug for the treatment of certain behavior disorders
* Buspirone is an anti-anxiety agent used for behavior modification
* Relieves anxiety and may also be useful for urine spraying in cats

Buspirone relieves anxiety and is used to treat behavior disorders, particularly those related to fear and phobias. It may also be prescribed for urine spraying in cats. Buspirone is a human medication that reduces anxiety. Similar to other behavior modification drugs, treatment with Buspirone is most effective when used in conjunction with behavior modification techniques.

How does Buspirone work?
Buspirone treats certain behavior disorders by reducing anxiety. Buspirone is in an anti-anxiety drug and works by modifying the chemicals used by neurons to communicate with each other.

Is there a generic equivalent available?
Buspirone is a generic medication.

How is it given?
Buspirone is given by mouth. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed. Do not stop the medication abruptly unless directed by your veterinarian.

What results can I expect?
Buspirone, by itself, will generally not cure a behavior problem, but will help manage the symptoms. It should be used in combination with techniques to try to change the unwanted behavior. It generally takes several weeks to reach an effective level in the body.

What form(s) does it come in?

Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.

5mg Unflavored Tablet
30 ct PHY-50289 $13.50 $0.45 each
How many 30 cts?
Single PHY-50289 $0.50 each
How many Tablets?
Total Qty: 1 x 1 = 1
Price Per Tablet: $0.50
Subtotal: $0.50
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