Do not increase your dose atarax take this medication more often than directed. Hydroxyzine is contraindicated for patients who have shown a previous hypersensitivity to it. The medicine should be taken for as short a time as possible.

The atarax of medicine that you take depends on the strength of the medicine. If you are due to have any skin prick or patch tests to diagnose allergies you should stop taking your antihistamines a week before the tests. Hydroxyzine is very similar to cetirizine and levocetirizine. In children, mentalmood changes (such as restlessness, irritability) may occur before drowsiness.

Do not drive, use machinery, or do atarax activity that requires alertness or clear vision until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Avoid alcoholic beverages. However, get medical help right away if you drive any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itchingswelling (especially of the facetonguethroat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.

It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk.

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