Is Vistaril safe for my child?

Vistaril (hydroxyzine pamoatde may be prescribed for your child, to treat anxiety, allergies, hives or motion sickness. Your doctor will adjust the dose based on whether your child is under age six, or between six and 12. A child age 12 or older may be prescribed an adult dose. Be sure to discuss what other medications your child is taking and possible side effects with the doctor before starting your child on Vistaril.

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