What should I know about Vistaril before taking it?

Before taking Vistaril you should tell your doctor about any prescription or over-the-counter medicines you are taking. Also, tell your doctor about any allergies you may have. Do not take Vistaril if you are allergic to hydroxyzine or if you are pregnant. Vistaril may impair your thinking and reactions, so use caution when driving. You should avoid alcohol, any other central nervous system depressant or sedative when taking Vistaril because it may increase the side effects.

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