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How does vistaril compare to benzos, such as klonopin or xanax (alprazolam)? (efficacy, sedation, etc.)

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Dr. Mohammed Younus
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Different class

Vistaril (hydroxyzine) is an antihistamine with strong sedation as a side effect, used for sleep induction and to alleviate anxiety.
It's a good medication for sleep induction and helpful to alleviate mild anxiety.

In brief: Different class

Vistaril (hydroxyzine) is an antihistamine with strong sedation as a side effect, used for sleep induction and to alleviate anxiety.
It's a good medication for sleep induction and helpful to alleviate mild anxiety.
Dr. Mohammed Younus
Dr. Mohammed Younus
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Dr. Leonard Goodstein
Clinical Psychology

In brief: I agree

Dr. Younusnailed it. There's really nothing to add.

In brief: I agree

Dr. Younusnailed it. There's really nothing to add.
Dr. Leonard Goodstein
Dr. Leonard Goodstein
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