Allergies:

Indications for Hydroxyzine HCl Syrup:

Allergic pruritus.

Adult Dosage:

25 mg 3–4 times daily.

Children Dosage:

<6yrs: 50mg daily. ≥6yrs: 50–100mg daily. Both in divided doses.

Hydroxyzine HCl Syrup Contraindications:

Early pregnancy. Allergy to cetirizine or levocetirizine.

Hydroxyzine HCl Syrup Warnings/Precautions:

Elderly. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

See Also:

Hydroxyzine HCl Syrup Classification:

Antihistamine.

Hydroxyzine HCl Syrup Interactions:

Potentiates CNS depression with alcohol, other CNS depressants (eg, narcotics, non-narcotic analgesics, barbiturates); reduce dose of these agents.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness, dry mouth, tremor, convulsions.

Note:

Formerly known under the brand name Atarax.

How Supplied:

Contact supplier.