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Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

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By DR REDDY'S LABORATORIES LTD
100ml Syrup in Bottle
82.20*
MRP 100.25
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Hydroxyzine(10.0 Mg/5ml)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ALLERGIC

Medical Description

Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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 ac...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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uses

Uses of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

Atarax Strawberry Flavour Syrup is used for the management of skin allergies such as pruritus, urticaria and eczema
contraindications

Contraindications of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

  • If you are allergic to Hydroxyzine, other anti-allergic medicines or other ingredients of Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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.
sideEffects

Side effects of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

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

Precautions and Warnings of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Atarax Strawberry Flavour Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Atarax Strawberry Flavour Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment with Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Atarax Strawberry Flavour Syrup?
A:
Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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

Alcohol

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

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart problems such as palpitations, trouble breathing after taking Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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 Strawberry Flavour Syrup should not be used or used with caution in the elderly as they have a slow metabolism and bodily functions.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

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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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

  • Take Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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

Interactions of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

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 Strawberry Flavour 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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

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

Dosage of Atarax Strawberry Flavour Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

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 Strawberry Flavour syrup...
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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. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Atarax Strawberry Flavour Syrup habit-forming?

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

Q: How long should Atarax Strawberry Flavour 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 Strawberry Flavour Syrup?

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

Q: Can Atarax be taken along with Cetirizine?

A: No, you should not take these two medicines together as it can lead to increased side effects, especially in the elderly. Both of these medicines are anti-allergic medicines. Cetirizine is one of the active metabolites of Atarax, taking extra cetirizine can abnormally increase the concentration in the body and increase the side effects.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsHydroxyzine(10.0 Mg/5ml)
UsesSkin allergies
Side effectsDizziness, headache, drowsiness, sedation
Last Updated on: 18 Aug 2021 | 12:41 PM (IST)
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