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Vistaril Review Summary

5.1/10 Average Rating

11 Ratings with 7 User Reviews

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"I take Oxycontin 60mg 3x a day, and Roxycodone 15mg 4x a day for chronic back/neck pain. Sometimes I do too much walking, or get severe neck pain that the pain meds don't control. I add one 25mg Vistaril and it enhances my pain meds effectiveness. About 3 to 4 hours later I become EXTREMELY drowsy, and often fall asleep, not good in the middle of afternoon! I think the occasional Ativan is almost as helpful, w/o all the sedation. Good drug, only if I can afford to be asleep."

   
8.0

SPIKEYSmommy July 28, 2015

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"I have some conditions and I'm on pain 24/7. I use Fentanyl 100mcg every 72 hours and Percocet 2 each 6 hours. I have others medications; but with Vistaril I don't have to use the dosages of Percocet as prescribe it. I'm a veteran."

   
9.0

Anonymous August 14, 2012

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"Great pain medication, much better than oxycodone without the side effects."

   
9.0

Anonymous September 4, 2011

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"Awesome, works like magic!!"

   
10

Anonymous March 14, 2010

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"I was given vistairl for pain soon after a neck fusion. The surgeon refused to believe that I was in such severe pain after he "fixed" me. Within hours of taking the medication I was in a deep fog. I could not concentrate or think clearly. This medicine also made my legs ache and I could not sleep until this medication was out of my system."

   
1.0

Anonymous December 2, 2009

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"This medication made me very nervous and depressed. Almost like the effects I had from oxycodone. I had to stop taking it after 4 days."

   
1.0

hdstork October 12, 2009

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"I have seen vistaril prescribed a number of times for pain, especially muscle pain. I found it useless for pain itself, but it was great to potentiate opiates and stop rashes that might develop"

   
2.0

leigh bray September 24, 2009

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