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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.

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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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Allergy Drugs: Carbinoxamine, Chlorpheniramine, Clemastine, Diphenhydramine, Hydroxyzine, Promethazine, Cyproheptadine
The antihistamines include Diphenhydramine, Azelastine Nasal Sprays, Levocabastine Eyedrops, Levocabastine Oral, Hydroxyzine, Cyproheptadine, Azelastine Eyedrops, Carbinoxamine, Desloratadine, Emedastine Eyedrops, and others.
"Some hay fever medications, such as chlorphenamine, hydroxyzine and promethazine, are known to cause drowsiness as a side effect," she said.
"Some hayfever medications, such as chlorphenamine, hydroxyzine and promethazine, are known to cause drowsiness as a side effect," Amanda added.
We have read the article by Nishiyama comparing midazolam and hydroxyzine as a pre-medication before the induction of general anaesthesia1 with great interest.
A pilot clinical trial of oral pentosan polysulfate and oral hydroxyzine in patients with interstitial cystitis.
The uncontrolled medications prescribed in this sample were amitriptyline, doxepin, hydroxyzine, low-dose quetiapine, and trazodone.
Substances found to have been taken included chlorphenamine, hydroxyzine or promethazine - all types of antihistamines to curb symptoms of hay fever.
Two of the bottles contained medicines used to counter symptoms of opiate withdrawal - clonidine and hydroxyzine. Police also found a pouch with the word "opium" scrawled on the front in a vault with thousands of files and drugs.
Gabapentin (methylcobalamin 1500 mcg OD) and hydroxyzine (25 mg OD) were added to pentosan sulphate for 31 patients.
(The sedating antihistamines prescribed included hydroxyzine, diphenhydramine, chlorphenirarnine, brompheniramine, and cyproheptadine; nonsedating antihistamines include cetirizine, desloratadine, levoce-tirizine, loratadine, and fexofenadine.)