buspirone

noun
bu·​spi·​rone | \ byü-ˈspī-ˌrōn How to pronounce buspirone (audio) \

Medical Definition of buspirone

: a mild antianxiety tranquilizer that is administered in the form of its hydrochloride C21H31N5O2·HCl and does not induce significant tolerance or psychological dependence — see buspar

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“Buspirone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/buspirone. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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