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What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Vistaril?

If you forget to take a dose of this medication, take the missed dose as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose of this medication.

Vistaril Storage

Vistaril products (including the oral suspension) should be stored at room temperature, away from light and moisture. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children and pets.

Strengths Available

The medication is available in the following strengths and forms:
  • Vistaril 25 mg capsules
  • Vistaril 50 mg capsules
  • Vistaril 100 mg capsules (available only in generic form)
  • Vistaril 25 mg per 5 mL oral suspension
  • Vistaril 25 mg per mL intramuscular injection solution (only in generic form)
  • Vistaril 50 mg per mL intramuscular injection solution (only in generic form).
Vistaril capsules or oral suspension contain hydroxyzine pamoate, while the injection solution contains hydroxyzine hydrochloride. These are two different forms of the same medication.

Is There a Generic Version of Vistaril?

This medication (except for the oral suspension) is available in generic form.
(Click Generic Vistaril for more information.)
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