Atarax Generic or Hydroxyzine is an effective medicine that is used to treat itching caused by allergies. It is an antihistamine medicine and it acts by inhibiting the certain natural substance called histamine that your body produces during an allergic reaction. This medicine is also used in combination with some other medications to treat the conditions of anxiety in people. The antihistamines properties in this medication helps to reduce itching and swelling also drying away the discharge from the eyes nose and throat. Hydroxyzine is also useful for helping you feel sleepy before and after surgical procedure. You should use it after consulting the doctor.
Dosage must be taken according to the doctor prescription. Do not take overdose of this medicine, it may be injurious.
The most common side effects of this medicine are upper respiratory infection, fever, headache, pharyngitis, cough, abdominal pain, diarrhea, otitis media, influenza, rhinorrhea, sinusitis, otitis. If any of the normal symptoms persist for a long time or gives ruthless effect, you must consult your doctor instantly.
To keep away from any risky condition, you must take this medicine only on the recommendation of your doctor. Discuss with your doctor if you have allergic reaction from this medicine. You can find more information on the leaflet of the medicine and if any fraction is not understood by you then ask your doctor to explain it. You should not give this medicine to someone else otherwise it will be very insecure for that person to use this drug without the recommendation of the doctor.