Active Ingredients: Hydroxyzine
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It also acts as an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing and runny nose, or hives on the skin.What would I remember of it.
Atarax is used as a sedative to treat anxiety and tension. It is also used together with other medications given for anesthesia.
Atarax is also used to treat allergic skin reactions such as hives or contact dermatitis. Important information You should not use Atarax if you are allergic to hydroxyzine, or if you are pregnant.
Before you take Atarax, tell your doctor if you have a seizure disorder, liver disease, or kidney disease. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert. Stop using Atarax and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as tremors, confusion, seizures, or restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck.
Drinking alcohol can increase certain side effects of hydroxyzine. Before taking this medicine You should not use Atarax if you are allergic to hydroxyzine, or if you are pregnant.
To make sure you can safely take Atarax, tell your doctor if you have any of these other conditions: epilepsy or other seizure disorder; asthma, emphysema, or other breathing problem; glaucoma; heart disease or high blood pressure; stomach ulcer, blockage in your stomach or intestines; thyroid disorder; enlarged prostate or problems with urination; liver disease; or kidney disease.
Take this medicine with a full glass of water.
Measure Atarax syrup with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist for one.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. See also: Atarax dosage information in more detail What happens if I miss a dose?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose?