A 24-year-old woman visits her physician for treatment of anxiety. She requests to change her current medication because it is sedative.
Which one of these drugs has the minimum sedative effect?
Buspirone is non-benzodiazepine anti-anxiety medication and has the minimum sedation effect compared to benzodiazepines such as lorazepam and midazolam. Promethazine is anti-emetic drug associated with sedation, confusion and disorientation. Trazodone is an anti-depressant and effective in insomnia. It causes sedation, dizziness and drowsiness.
The correct answer is A