What is Hydroxyzine?

Hydroxyzine is used to relieve the itching caused by allergies and to control the nausea and vomiting caused by various conditions, including motion sickness. It is also used for anxiety and to treat the symptoms of alcohol withdrawal.

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Can I take Doxepin with Hydroxyzine?

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As hydroxyzine is a sedative antihistamine, it will augment the sedative effects of the other...

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I weigh about 300 lbs. Would taking 50 mg of Hydroxyzine every 4 hours be too much? I'm currently prescribed to take 1 50 mg capsule every 6 hours...

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The usual adult dose of Hydroxyzine for pruritus(Itching) is 25 mg orally 3 to 4 times a day.
It is...

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i have been breaking out in hives and my doc put me on prednisone and hydroxyzine hcl 25 mg .... but i have been having dizzyness and slurred...

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As per the description of your symptoms, Dizziness is due to Hydroxyzine. As Hydroxyzine is highly sedative anti-histamine , it...

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