food interaction for ATARAX tablet

alcohol interaction for ATARAX tablet

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lactation interaction for ATARAX tablet

medicine interaction for ATARAX tablet

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Atarax 25mg tablet at a fixed time.
Atarax 25mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • MODERATE INTERACTION
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR ATARAX 25mg tablet

    Hydroxyzine(25mg)

    Atarax tablet uses

    Atarax 25mg tablet is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.

    How atarax tablet works

    Atarax 25mg tablet blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

    Common side effects of atarax tablet

    Drowsiness, Anxiety, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Dry nose, Dry throat, Dry skin, Shortness of breath, Muscle weakness, Nasal congestion, Chest congestion, Skin redness, Stomach upset.

    COMMON DOSAGE FOR ATARAX 25MG TABLET

    Patients taking ATARAX 25MG TABLET

    • 61%
      Once A Day
    • 16%
      Twice A Day
    • 11%
      Thrice A Day
    • 6%
      Thrice A week
    • 3%
      Four Times A Day
    • 2%
      Alternate Day

    SUBSTITUTES FOR ATARAX tablet

    23 Substitutes
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    • HICOPE 25MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Mankind Pharma Ltd
      Rs. 3/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 30
      save 17% more per tablet
    • PRUGO 25MG TABLET
      (15 tablets in strip)
      Adcock Ingram Healthcare Pvt Ltd
      Rs. 2.71/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 40.65
      save 25% more per tablet
    • PRU 25MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Yash Pharma Laboratories Pvt Ltd
      Rs. 2.96/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 29.55
      save 18% more per tablet
    • HIZET 25MG TABLET
      (15 tablets in strip)
      Talent India
      Rs. 2.67/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 40
      save 26% more per tablet
    • HYDIL 25MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Psychotropics India Ltd
      Rs. 3/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 30
      save 17% more per tablet

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    Expert advice FOR ATARAX tablet

    • Do not start or continue the hydroxyzine tablets, if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to hydroxyzine or any of the other ingredients of hydroxyzine tablet.
    • The drug can cause drowsiness or dizziness. Do not take hydroxyzine with other medicines that cause drowsiness like other antihistamines, pain or sleep medications or alcohol.
    • Stop using hydroxyzine and call your doctor immediately, if you have a serious side effect such as tremors, confusion, seizures, or restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck.
    • Do not use hydroxyzine without telling your doctor, if you are pregnant or breast feeding.

    Frequently asked questions FOR ATARAX 25mg tablet

    Hydroxyzine

    Q. Is hydroxyzine hydrochloride a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer /addictive?
    No, it is an antihistaminic drug and not a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer/ addictive.Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
    Q. Is hydroxyzine a controlled substance/ over the counter (OTC)?
    No, it is not controlled substance. It is available with doctor's prescription only
    Q. Is hydroxyzine Hcl like Xanax?
    No, hydroxyzine Hcl is different from Xanax. Xanax contains the drug alprazolam.Both Xanax and hydroxyzine are used for the treatment of anxiety disorders. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
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    Q. Can I take hydroxyzine for allergies/ pain/ anxiety/ cold?
    Hydroxyzine is specifically used for the management of anxiety, itching due to allergies.Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
    Q. How much hydroxyzine can I take for anxiety/for sleep?
    Patient should take hydroxyzine for prescribed dose and duration as advised by doctor
    Q. Can I take hydroxyzine with Benadryl/ Nyquil/ tramadol/ Lexapro/ Ambien/ Paxil/ Percocet/ Advil/ cyclobenzaprine/ Tylenol?
    Taking other medicines with hydroxyzine may alter the effects of hydroxyzine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
    Q. Does hydroxyzine lower blood pressure /raise blood pressure/ make you tired/ make you gain weight/ get you high/ hair loss/ drowsiness?
    Hydroxyzine causing these side effects is rare or uncommon; however consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.

    WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT ATARAX 25MG TABLET

    How effective is this medicine?

    Effective
    85%
    Not effective
    8%
    Can't say
    8%

    Do you find this medicine expensive?

    No
    80%
    Yes
    20%

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    Content on this page was last updated on 27 June, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)