Buspar (Buspirone)- Information, Dosage, Cost Without Insurance

December 22, 2020

Buspirone is classified as an anxiolytic, a medication used to treat general anxiety disorder and social anxiety disorder. Its mechanism of action is not yet understood, although some scientists suspect that it works on a part of the brain called the amygdala, and other parts of the brain dealing with fear and the fight or flight response.


Buspar is available in tablets. The usual dose is from 7.5 mg twice a day to 60 mg a day.

Common side effects:

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Insomnia
  • Nausea
  • Upset stomach

Cost of Buspar

The price of buspirone ranges from $4.00 to $18 for a bottle of 60 tablets, strength 10 mg. To find the cheapest pharmacy near you and download coupons, click here.

How to Get a Prescription for Buspar

Buspirone is a prescription drug that needs to be prescribed by a licensed prescriber or physician. Did you know? QuickMD can treat anxiety remotely through telemedicine and prescribe Buspar online. No insurance is needed.