hydroxyzine


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hy·drox·y·zine

 (hī-drŏk′sĭ-zēn′)
n.
A drug, C21H27ClN2O2, that is a derivative of piperazine, used in its salt forms as a sedative, an antihistamine, and an antianxiety agent.

hydroxyzine

(haɪˈdrɒksɪˌziːn)
n
(Medicine) a tranquillizing drug used in the treatment of anxiety and motion sickness. Trade names: Atarax or Vistaril
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Noun1.hydroxyzine - a drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sicknesshydroxyzine - a drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sickness
antianxiety drug, anxiolytic, anxiolytic drug, minor tranquilizer, minor tranquilliser, minor tranquillizer - a tranquilizer used to relieve anxiety and reduce tension and irritability
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hydroxyzine

n hidroxizina or hidroxicina
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Contract notice: Conclusion of non-exclusive discount agreements pursuant to section 130a (8) sgb v on medicines containing the active substance hydroxyzine (atc: N05bb01) as part of a so-called open-house model
Second-line treatments include oral hydroxyzine 10-20 mg at bedtime; amitriptyline 10-20 mg at bedtime, mainly for patients with predominant pain symptoms; cimeditine; and pentosan polysulfate at 100 mg t.
The patient had already failed treatment with halobetasol propionate, pimecrolimus, capsaicin, doxepin hydrochloride creams, and oral hydroxyzine hydrochloride and desloratadine.
From the Table 4, it is clear that hydroxyzine is having the highest sedation, whereas levocetirizine has the least sedation, pheniramine has got the highest anticholinergic side effects, and cetirizine/levocetirizine has very minimal or no anticholinergic side effects.
His previous medications oral cetirizine 10 mg/day in morning and hydroxyzine 25 mg/day in evening along with montelukast sodium 10 mg/day along with xylometazoline nasal drops were continued.
Last year saw the company launch trandolapril tablets, USP; hydroxyzine hydrochloride tablets, USP; meperidine hydrochloride tablets (CII); and isradipine capsules, USP.
17N oshadandNazariKhanmiri in a study on comparison of gabapentin and antihistamins (hydroxyzine) in treatment of uremic pruritus showed that reducing the severity of pruritus in gabapentin group (group G) was significantly higher than hydroxyzine group (group A).
5) Treatment with a histaminet (Hj) blocker such as hydroxyzine, cetirizine, or diphenhydramine may be sufficient to resolve the eruption, but combination therapy with both an [H.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 22, 2015-Elite Pharmaceuticals unveils generic Hydroxyzine Tablets; Completes dosing in two ELI-200 studies
M2 PHARMA-April 22, 2015-Elite Pharmaceuticals unveils generic Hydroxyzine Tablets; Completes dosing in two ELI-200 studies
Clinicians might also consider adding 50 mg hydroxyzine orally or IM every 6 hours, starting at 25 mg if patients are relatively small or sensitive to medications, she said.
Former treatments in HA-CS group were dietary restrictions and amitriptyline (n = 18), dietary restrictions and hydroxyzine hydrochloride (n = 8) and oral pentosanpolysulphate (n = 4).