Information about Hydroxyzine
Hydroxyzine is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
How hydroxyzine works
Hydroxyzine is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
Common side effects of hydroxyzine
Available Medicine for Hydroxyzine
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Expert advice for Hydroxyzine
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Hydroxyzine, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Frequently asked questions for Hydroxyzine
Q. Is Hydroxyzine hydrochloride a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer /addictive?
Hydroxyzine 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, Hydroxyzine is not a controlled substance. It is available from a pharmacy on providing a doctor's prescription.