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Hydroxyzine

FDA Approved: August 24, 1979
Pharm Company: BAXTER HLTHCARE
Category: Anxiety

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Hydroxyzine Overview

Hydroxyzine (/hadrkszin/; sold as Vistaril, Atarax) is a first-generation antihistamine of the diphenylmethane and piperazine class. It was first synthesized by Union Chimique Belge in 1956 and was marketed by Pfizer in the United States later the same year,[2] and is still in widespread use today. Due to its antagonistic effects on several receptor systems in the brain, hydroxyzine is claimed to have strong anxiolytic and mild antiobsessive as well as antipsychotic properties.[3] Today it is...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydroxyzine

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iterax 25 mg
hydroxyzine ## can I have a monograph of iterax? indications, side effects, contraindications, drug interactions, dosage of iterax ## You sure can, however, the correct spelling, which might help you when looking for info in the future is Atarax. Here's the monograph listing: Atarax Monograph Click Here If you click my link, it will open in a seperate window for you. ## I'm using iterax 25 mg for almost 2 years now. I'm taking it only twice a week. If i don't drink it, my skin allergy always comes back. And now i am pregnant. Can i take even half of it if i suffered from skin allergy? ## I am very sorry, but that is something you should really discuss with your doctor. No one online here can know your medical history as well as how the drug affects you, how it might affe...
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i have a terrible toothache
Will hydroxyzine hcl 25mg tabs white help with my toothache
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hydroxyzine expiration quantity
Should I take an extra pill since it's expired? ## Hello, LoSam! How are you? When did it expire? Doubling up wouldn't be advisable, because if it is still effective, that may result in far too much sedation and depression of the central nervous system, which could put in you danger, due to lowered heart rate and blood pressure.
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hydroxyzine hcl 25 mg pill white,
was given to me for a bad rash on arms,, before rash there is a bunp under the skin and then a very bad itch and then the rash. pills does not seen to help at all with the itch or rash.... ## Hello, Sandra! How are you? Have you tried anything else, such as Benadryl/Diphenhydramine? You may want to check with your doctor about trying it to see if it helps. Are you allergic to anything? Have you been using anything new? Is there a pattern to the rash?
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round blue pill with m on one side and 15 other
Small blue round pill. M on one side,H25 on the other. Can you identify for me please? ## The tablet with the M H25 contains 25mgs of Hydroxyzine, which is an antihistamine that's used to treat allergic reactions, anxiety and for its sedative like effects. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, drowsiness and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with?
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pain where liver is located
Pain came on sudden and is severe.I Have taken lipo-flavonoid as well as hydroxyzine hcl-50 mg ## Hello, Nickie! How are you doing? What happened? Anytime you get sudden, severe pain like that, you should seek emergency medical attention, in case it is something serious.
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107 h
its a small white pill with an H on top and the #is 107; can you please tell me if you can what that pill might consist of. Thank you for your time! ## Hello, Missa! How are you? This tablet contains 50mgs of Hydroxyzine, which is an antihistamine that's also sometimes used for its sedative like effects. Most of its side effects are related to those effects and may include dizziness, drowsiness and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with?
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hydroxyzine hcl tab 25mg for itching
my doctor prescribed the above pills for iching but y forgat haw ofen teken and hameni ## Hello, Jazmine! How are you? What are the directions on the prescription or bottle? It's usually 25mgs orally 3 to 4 times a day, but you should check to be sure. Side effects may include dizziness, drowsiness and sedation.
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barr 323 25
capsule pill half pink with writing barr 323 other half light pink and white on the tip number 25 ## This is 25 mg Hydroxyzine Pamoate ## That identification is correct, thank you, Joan! And to add more details... Hydroxyzine is an antihistamine that has several medical uses, it can treat allergic reactions, treat insomnia and be used as a calming sedative. Thus, it most predominant side effects are related, in that it can cause drowsiness, dizziness and sedation. Are there any questions? You can learn more Hydroxyzine details here. ## So basicly its a benadryl? ## I want to know why I keep getting switched to green caps when they get stuck in my throat. Pharmacy telling me out of stock again. This happened a year ago and took months to get Barr#032302. Is it the buyers at the pharmacy ...
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difference in the effects of pam and hcl behind
I was told there is a difference in the additives and now the drup store says they are the same . ## i give my a medicine evert night for her irrited , and her action is change, so i stop give that medicine for one night,cause before i have dry skin. ## I have taken Tofranil PM for 26 years, it is the only thing that works for my chronic depression. Now due to age (71) and Medicare, it is so high, I can't afford it. I was wondering what is the difference in Tofranil PM and Imipramine Hydrochoride? I can't seem to find anyone that knows.
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Hydroxyzine
  • Capsule: 100mg, 25mg, 50mg, eq 100mg hcl, eq 25mg hcl, eq 50mg hcl
  • Injection: 25mg/ml, 50mg/ml
  • Suspension: 25mg/5ml, eq 25mg hcl/5ml
  • Syrup: 10mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 10mg, 25mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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hydroxyzine hcl hydroxyzine hcl 25 mg.tabs. Sub for Atarax 25mg What is this medicine used for and side effects. ## interested in what t...  11
HYDROXYZINE WHAT IS THIS DRUG USED FOR???? ## Hydroxyzine is used primarily as an antihistamine for the treatment of itches and irri...  5
hydroxyzine iterax 2 mg/ml syrup antihistamine antiallergy ## ABOUT HYDROXYZINE ITERAX ## Here's the monograph link for Hydroxyzine: ##...  4
HYDROXYZINE PAMOATE 25mgs Nerve Pill ## Hydroxyzine pamoate (25 mg) is used primarily as an antihistamine for the treatment of itches and irritati...  4
hydroxyzine 25 mg for sleeping hi, my doctor prescribed hydroxyzine 25 mg for sleeping. I stopped taking them for more than 4 months, now I have troubl...  3
hydroxyzine pamoate 50 mg what can anybody tell me about this pill ## Hello, Hydroxyzine Pamoate is used primarily as an antihistamine for the tre...  3
hydroxyzine Hcl tab 25mg used for what? ## Hydroxyzine is a generic for Atarax, this is antihistamine, commonly used to treat allergies, nausea a...  3
hydroxyzine what is it used for ## what is this medication for is it to allow one to sleep ## What is Hydroxyzine given for and how ...  3
hydroxyzine hcl 25mg tablewat substitute for attirax small green pill for itching ## Please see Hydroxyzine for more information ## my doctor gave thi...  3
hydroxyzine pamoate 25mg capsules green/bluish green capsule ## ## I feel really sick like im going to pass out it made me vomit and i dont think i need t...  3