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Atarax Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Atarax Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Atarax Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Atarax Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Atarax Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Atarax Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

Atarax Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

By DR REDDY'S LABORATORIES LTD
100ml Syrup in Bottle
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MRP 110.25
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Atarax 10 MG/5ML Description

Atarax syrup is used to manage allergic skin conditions such as itching, hives and an itchy inflammation of the skin. It is an anti-allergic medicine containing hydroxyzine as an active ingredient. A

arax helps in improving symptoms such as itching, swelling, redness, rashes, scaly and patchy skin. It works by blocking the action of a substance called Histamine, which produces allergies. Syrup Atarax should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Shake the bottle of Atarax well, before each use.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹93.71
You Save₹16.54 (15% on MRP)
ContainsHydroxyzine(10.0 Mg/5ml)
UsesSkin allergies
Side effectsDizziness, headache, drowsiness, sedation
TherapyANTI-ALLERGIC
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Uses of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

Atarax syrup is used for the management of skin allergies such as pruritus, urticaria and eczema

Contraindications of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

  • If you are allergic to hydroxyzine, other anti-allergic medicines or other ingredients of Atarax syrup.
  • If you have irregular heart rhythms and a family history of sudden death due to heart disorder.
  • If you have or had heart problems or if your heart rate is very low.
  • If you have low salt levels in your body (e.g. low level of potassium or magnesium).
  • If you are an asthmatic with a history of asthmatic attack upon anti-allergic use.
  • If you have porphyria (a condition which causes stomach pain, constipation, change in the colour of urine, skin rashes and disturbing behaviour).
  • If you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant.
  • If you are breastfeeding.

Side effects of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Sedation
  • Uncontrolled movements
  • Slurred speech

Precautions and Warnings of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Atarax syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Atarax syrup should not be used during pregnancy or if you are planning pregnancy as it can lead to malformations and impact the brain functions of the growing baby. If you become pregnant while taking this medicine, tell your doctor immediately and discontinue the medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Atarax syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment with Atarax syrup, as it may harm the baby. Your doctor will decide whether to discontinue the medicine or breastfeeding after accessing the benefit of treatment to the mother and breastfeeding to the baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Atarax syrup?
A:
Atarax syrup may make you feel sleepy and make you feel less alert than usual for the first few days after you start taking it. If you experience any of this, do not drive or operate machinery until this effect has worn off.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Atarax syrup?
A:
You should not consume alcohol while on treatment with Atarax syrup as the sedative effects of alcohol may be increased.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart problems such as palpitations, trouble breathing after taking Atarax syrup.
  • You have any problems with your kidney or are on dialysis.
  • You have a liver function problem.
  • You have an enlarged prostate or pain and difficulty in passing urine.
  • You have an eye disorder called glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye).
  • You have any disease related to the stomach, intestine or ulcers.
  • You have muscle weakness or a condition called myasthenia gravis.
  • You have a brain-related disorder such as fits, seizures or memory loss (Dementia), overactive thyroid, high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism or breathing disorders.
  • This syrup may affect the results of some tests for allergy or asthma.
  • Atarax syrup should not be used or used with caution in the elderly as they have a slow metabolism and bodily functions.

Mode of Action of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

How Does It Work?

Histamine is a chemical mediator that is responsible for allergic reactions. It is normally produced when your body senses something harmful, such as infection or foreign particles. Atarax blocks the ...
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Directions for Use of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

  • Take Atarax syrup as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before use.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon, or a dropper for the exact quantity.
  • Do not stop taking this syrup on your own.

Interactions of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

Interactions with other medicines

  • You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements to avoid any interaction.
  • Atarax syrup should not be taken with any medicine with the risk of increased heartbeats or irregular heart rhythm.
  • This syrup should not be used with medicines acting on the brain or used for psychiatric disorders, medicines used for seizures or convulsions, medicines used to control nausea and vomiting, other ant...
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  • Additive anticholinergic effects (blurring of vision, dry mouth, urine retention, constipation) may occur if this medicine is taken with Cimetidine, a medicine used to reduce stomach acid content shou...
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  • It could mask the warning signs of ear damage due to certain medicines such as Gentamicin, Tobramycin and Amikacin. Therefore, it should be used cautiously.
  • This syrup should not be taken along with medicine containing adrenaline used during cardiac arrest or other emergency conditions.

Storage and disposal of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

  • Store this medicine in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Atarax 10 MG/5ML

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose can vary and majorly affects the brain functions and can lead to slowing down or excitation in an individual.
  • Typical side effects of overdosage of Atarax syrup include confusion, slurred speech and experiencing restless, involuntary or slow movements, dry mouth, disturbed vision, fast or pounding heartbeat, ...
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  • Seek urgent medical help if you have taken too much of this medicine.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a double dose to compen...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Atarax syrup habit-forming?

A: No, Atarax syrup is not habit-forming. However, if you have such tendencies, inform your doctor before starting the treatment with Atarax syrup.

Q: How long should Atarax syrup be taken?

A: You should complete the course of this medicine for effective control of allergy. Do not take it for a prolonged duration.

Q: Are there any side effects of Atarax syrup?

A: You may experience side effects like drowsiness, dizziness, feeling lazy, slow or slurred speech. However, not everyone gets them.

Q: What is Atarax syrup used for?

A: Atarax syrup is used for the management of skin allergies such as pruritus, urticaria and eczema

Q: Can we use Atarax daily?

A: You can take Atarax daily but for a specific duration only suggested by the doctor depending on the underlying condition. Do not exceed the maximum daily doses and treatment durations recommended.

Q: Can I take Atarax for itching?

A: Yes, Atarax is an anti-allergic medicine and helps in certain allergic conditions. However, avoid self-medication. Only if prescribed by the doctor, you may take it.

Q: Is Atarax Syrup safe?

A: Yes, Atarax syrup is safe if you take it exactly as directed by your treating doctor. Inform your doctor if you experience any of the side effects.
Product Details
Brand
ATARAX
Expires on or After
29/06/2025
Last Updated on: 05 May 2022 | 04:11 PM (IST)

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