Review: could Vistaril cause Withdrawal syndrome?
We study 4,002 people who have side effects while taking Vistaril from FDA and social media. Among them, 72 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Vistaril (latest outcomes from 4,378 users) has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 56,284 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 4,000 people reported to have side effects when taking Vistaril. Among them, 72 people (1.80%) have Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.13% of all the 55,980 people who have Withdrawal Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Vistaril when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vistaril * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||94.44%||5.56% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vistaril * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.52%||2.17%||19.57%||69.57%||2.17% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vistaril ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (53 people, 73.61%)
- Blood cholesterol (52 people, 72.22%)
- Diabetes mellitus (52 people, 72.22%)
- Mental disorder (50 people, 69.44%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (39 people, 54.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (59 people, 81.94%)
- Prilosec (55 people, 76.39%)
- Darvocet (53 people, 73.61%)
- Potassium chloride (53 people, 73.61%)
- Haldol (53 people, 73.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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