Atarax (Hydroxyzine 2HCI) tablet main ingredient is Hydroxyzine Dihydrochloride & it is used for the treatment of symptomatic relief of anxiety in adults, the symptomatic relief of pruritus, & as premedication before surgery.
It is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline.
Each package contains 2X25 film coated tablets of 25mg and leaflet (instructions). It is also available in form of syrup.
Each tablet contains:
Hydroxyzine 2HCI 25mg.
Dosage & Administration:
To be used as directed by physician. Hydroxyzine should be used at the lowest effective dose and for the shortest possible duration.
Use of Atarax in the elderly is not recommended, however, if needed it is advised to start with half the recommended dose due to prolonged action.
Contraindication in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to hydroxyzine or any of the excipients, to cetirizine, to other piperazine derivatives, to aminophylline, or to ethylenediamine, pregnancy and lactation, severe hepatic or renal failure.
Store below 30°C. Protect from light, moisture, and excessive heat.
Keep all medicine out of reach of children.
To be sold on the prescription of registered practitioners only.
For further details see information leaflet. For oral use only.
Manufacturer & where to Buy:
This is a link to the manufactured below: https://www.gsk.com
You can buy online Atarax at the links below: https://medicalstore.com.pk