- Are BuSparand Vistaril the Same Thing?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Vistaril?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of BuSpar?
- What is Vistaril?
- What is BuSpar?
- What Drugs Interact with Vistaril?
- What Drugs Interact with BuSpar?
- How Should Vistaril Be Taken?
- How Should BuSparBe Taken?
Are BuSparand Vistaril the Same Thing?
Vistaril is also used together with other medications given for anesthesia. Vistaril may also be used to control nausea and vomiting, or to treat allergic skin reactions such as hives or contact dermatitis.
What Are Possible Side Effects of Vistaril?
Common side effects of Vistaril include:
- blurred vision,
- dry mouth,
- stomach upset,
- or headache.
- restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck,
- tremors (uncontrolled shaking),
- or seizures (convulsions).
What Are Possible Side Effects of BuSpar?
Common side effects of BuSpar include:
- feeling tired,
- blurred vision,
- dry mouth,
- upset stomach,
- stuffy nose,
- sore throat,
- ringing in the ears,
- excitement, and
- sleep problems (insomnia or strange dreams).
What is BuSpar?
Buspar (buspirone) is an antianxiety agent prescribed for the treatment of anxiety.
What Drugs Interact With Vistaril?
Vistaril may interact with other medicines that make you sleepy (such as cold or allergy medicine, sedatives, narcotic pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression, or anxiety).
What Drugs Interact With BuSpar?
It is recommended that buspirone hydrochloride tablets not be used concomitantly with MAO inhibitors
How Should Vistaril Be Taken?
The recommended dose of Vistaril for treating itch (pruritus) is 25 mg, 3 or 4 times daily. For sedation, the recommended dose is 50 to 100 mg. The dose to treat anxiety and tension is 50 to 100 mg 4 times daily. Vistaril may interact with other medicines that make you sleepy (such as cold or allergy medicine, sedatives, narcotic pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression, or anxiety). Tell your doctor all prescription and over-the-counter medications and supplements you use. Vistaril is not recommended for use during pregnancy. It could harm the fetus. Discuss birth control with your doctor. It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
How Should BuSpar Be Taken?
BuSpar can be taken with or without food. BuSpar tablets should be swallowed with water.
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