Hydroxyzine

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

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Hydroxyzine Overview

Hydroxyzine, sold under the brand names Atarax among others, is a medication of the antihistamine type.[3] It is used in the treatment of itchiness, anxiety, and nausea, including that due to motion sickness.[3] It used either by mouth or injection into a muscle.[3] Common side effects include sleepiness, headache, and a dry mouth.[3][4] Serious side effects may include QT prolongation.[4] It is un...

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Hydroxyzine - How much is too much?

My mom is on 210 mg Hydroxyzine, Seroquel 200, and Trilogy all 900 mg, plus Temazepam 30mg. Should i be worried about an overdose? She's 63 and has been diagnosed with bipolar II. ## Hello, Ronnie! How is your mom doing? Have these dosages all been prescribed for her by her doctor? They aren't going to prescribe amounts that will put her life at risk. Bipolar disorder is a very serious illness that can be hard to control and often dose require high doses of multiple medications to gain control. The FDA classifies Hydroxyzine as an antihistamine that's commonly used for its sedative like effects. Its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, sedation and somnolence. It can be taken in amounts up to 300mgs a day for sedation. Seroquel is an atypic...

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hydroxyzine expiration

My doctor gave me hydroxyzine pills on april 12th 2012, and I want to know if there safe to take again? ## HI, Nicky! How are you? Tablets begin to degrade once they are exposed to the elements, such as heat, light and moisture. This means that their time starts ticking away as soon as the seal on the original factory container is broken. From that point on, they have a one year expiration date and after that year, they being to lose effectiveness. Hydroxyzine isn't one that has been known to be dangerous once it's expired, but it's not going to continue working and having its intended beneficial effects. Thus, the best thing to do would be to properly dispose of them and see your doctor for a new prescription. Is there anything else I can help with? ## My hydroxyzine says u...

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how long does it take for hydroxyzine to work

I have itching with no rash, Dr prescribed this rx yesterday and so far not much relief ## Hello, Karen! How are you? They should have started having some effect within 15 to 20 minutes of taking one. The FDA classifies this medication as an antihistamine and it is used to treat allergic reactions. Its typical side effects may include dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, somnolence and sedation. However, if the itching isn't due to an allergy, then these pills won't help. Are you on any other medications? ## I was prescribed hydroxyzine (50mg, 6x a day) for itching caused by psoriasis, an autoimmune disease. It worked very well but I also slept a lot at first. Now I don't even feel sleepy, but they still work. Taking by mouth as prescribed is the quickest way to feel relief usu...

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hydroxyzine pamoate drug information

What can anybody tell me about this pill? ## Hello, Hydroxyzine Pamoate is used primarily as an antihistamine for the treatment of itches and irritations, an antiemetic for the reduction of nausea, as a weak analgesic by itself and as an opioid potentiator, and as an anxiolytic for the treatment of anxiety. Several adverse reactions have been noted in manufacturer guidelines, such as deep sleep, incoordination and dizziness have been reported in children and adults, as well as others such as hypotension, tinnitus and headaches. To view more information about this drug, please click on the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## could there be any problem using hydroxyzine pamoate 50mg (just before a biopsy) if it was...

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Dark pink and white capsule Bar 323/25

What is a dark pink and white capsule with Bar 323/25? ## This capsule is now manufactured by Mylan Institutional, NDC code: 51079-0077 They list it as containing 25mgs of Hydroxyzine, which is an an antihistamine that is used to treat allergic reactions, and for its sedative-like effects. Inactive ingredients may include: croscarmellose sodium magnesium stearate corn starch lactose anhydrous D&C Red No. 28 D&C Yellow No. 10 FD&C Blue No. 1 FD&C Red No. 40 FD&C Yellow No. 6 gelatin titanium dioxide ferrosoferric oxide aluminum oxide FD&C Blue No. 2 propylene glycol shellac Though they may vary, depending on production facility. Is there anything I can help with?

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hydroxyzine 50mg

My son was prescribed this drug because of insomnia and anxiety. Does it work and is there something better, less side effects on the market. Thank you. ## Hello, Sher! How are you? Actually, this is one of the least risky ones that's available. Many of the other medications used for such conditions carry the risk of being habit forming. Hydroxyzine, however, is an antihistamine that has some sedative like properties. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including dizziness, drowsiness and dry mouth. It works well for many people. Does anyone else have any advice to add? ## I AGREE WITH VERWOYN i have been taking for over 3 years for anxiety and it does work within 20 to 30 minutes you will be drowsy and possibly dizzy and may have cotton mouth but it does work well wi...

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hydroxyzine pam 50mg

I was prescribed this for my anxiety and I cant swallow pills so I was wondering if you can open the capsule and take with apple sauce? ## Hello, Sweetpea! How are you doing? Yes, unless your doctor or pharmacist has specifically instructed you not to do so, it's safe to do, since this is not a time released medication. Learn more Hydroxyzine details here. Side effects may include dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and sedation. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I was prescribed this for my anxiety and I cant swallow pills so I was wondering if you can open the capsule and take with apple sauce? ## I have been experiencing very severe panic attacks and they last a long long time. I just went to the hospital and they prescribed me the vistaril. I took one and it's not help...

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Hydroxyz Pam 50 Mg oblong green and white E 615

this drug was proscribed as anxiety medication i took it and it is giving me night terrors and the dreams are so vivid that i thought i was on my own toilet but i was i bed and i peed in my bed twice also thought i had tissue in my hand to spit out mucus i spat in my hand each time i awoke to late also night mares horrafying woke up yelling and screaming and taking on different times of broken sleep and different days i also am taking pristqic and 2mg clozapam two a night i suffer from dipoler disorder ## I'm very sorry about what you're going through. I have to say that if it's causing such symptoms then it seems it isn't the right medication for you. Learn more Hydroxyzine details here. I'd suggest you stop taking it and contact your doctor immediately. Are there...

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hydroxyzine hcl 25 mg tabs(white) mfg glenmark-generic for atarax

please send me a picture of these pills. thank you, Janie Hutchins ## I'm sorry, but due to copyright reasons, I don't have a picture to post or send to you. I can tell you, however, that the 25mg Hydroxyzine manufactured by Glenmark should be a round, white tablet, with the letters IG on one side and the numbers 276 on the opposite side. Does this match the tablets in question? If not, please post back with their markings and I will gladly check them for you. ## I have them text my phone so i can send you a picture {edited for privacy} ## My pills are beige with IG 276 ## The writings on the pill is correct but the color is not white it is beige ## I have been taking hydroxzine hcl 10mg tablets with IG on one side 276 on other.It is a orange brown colored pull manufacture by Gl...

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white pill sl 309

White Pill, round. Sl on one side, 309 on the other. found it ## It is Hydroxyzine 50mg. It is used for: Treating anxiety. It is also used to cause sedation before and after general anesthesia. It is also used to treat itching due to certain allergic conditions, including hives and contact dermatitis (eg, poison ivy). ## Teva Pharmaceuticals list this tablet as containing 50mgs of Hydroxyzine, which is used to treat allergic reactions, anxiety, and for its sedative like effects. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including dizziness, drowsiness, and somnolence. Is there anything I can help with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

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

NDC Database Records for Hydroxyzine: (276 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-5060 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 10 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-5061 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg (Hydroxyzine Pamoate 42.6 mg) Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-5062 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 50 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0121-4822 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 10 mg/5ml Oral Syrup by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0179-0072 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg (Hydroxyzine Pamoate 42.6 mg) Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0179-0075 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 10 mg Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0185-0613 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg (As Hydroxyzine Pamoate 42.6 mg) Oral Capsule by Eon Labs, Inc.
  • 0185-0615 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 50 mg (As Hydroxyzine Pamoate 85.2 mg) Oral Capsule by Eon Labs, Inc.
  • 0378-2586 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 10 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-2587 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg (Hydroxyzine Pamoate 42.6 mg) Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-2588 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 50 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0440-1617 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg (Hydroxyzine Pamoate 42.6 mg) Oral Tablet by Liberty Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0517-4201 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by American Regent, Inc.
  • 0517-5601 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by American Regent, Inc.
  • 0517-5602 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by American Regent, Inc.
  • 0517-5610 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by American Regent, Inc.
  • 0555-0302 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 50 mg (As Hydroxyzine Pamoate 85.2 mg) Oral Capsule by Barr Laboratories Inc.
  • 0555-0323 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg (As Hydroxyzine Pamoate 42.6 mg) Oral Capsule by Barr Laboratories Inc.
  • 0555-0324 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 100 mg (Hydroxyzine Pamoate 170.4 mg) Oral Capsule by Barr Laboratories Inc.
  • 0591-0800 Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride 25 mg (As Hydroxyzine Pamoate 42.6 mg) Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
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hydroxyzine 50mg
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hydroxyzine hcl 25 mg tabs(white) mfg glenmark-generic for atarax
please send me a picture of these pills. thank you, Janie Hutchins ## I'm sorry, but due to copyright reasons, I don... 5 replies
Hydroxyzine HCL Tab 25mg
used for what? ## Hydroxyzine is a generic for Atarax, this is antihistamine, commonly used to treat allergies, nausea a... 5 replies
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Nerve Pill ## Hydroxyzine pamoate (25 mg) is used primarily as an antihistamine for the treatment of itches and irritati... 5 replies
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WHAT IS THIS DRUG USED FOR???? ## Hydroxyzine is used primarily as an antihistamine for the treatment of itches and irri... 5 replies
hydroxyzine expiration
My doctor gave me hydroxyzine pills on april 12th 2012, and I want to know if there safe to take again? ## HI, Nicky! Ho... 4 replies




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