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Benadryl

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/ 275,863 posts

Hydroxyzine

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/ 12,198 posts
Other Names: Atarax   Vistaril   Hydroxyzine HCl
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 275,863 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 12,198 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl... Read more on Wikipedia
Hydroxyzine ( sold as Vistaril, Atarax) is a first-generation antihistamine of the diphenylmethane and piperazine classes. It was first synthesized by Union Chimique Belge in 1956 and was marketed by Pfizer in the United States later the sam... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Dar
March 21, 2014
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Hydroxyzine
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By Eleanor
January 29, 2014
Eleanor wrote
hydroxyzine was precribed for me for itching (eczema) nwo doc is taking me off it
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1,051 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
of hydroxyzine and too cheap to get benadryl ... oh well,...
...of kush, iced coffee and grapefruit juice... out of hydroxyzine and too cheap to get benadryl ... oh well, i guess i'm potentiated enough looki...
I did switch from hydroxyzine to Benadryl, but I haven't...
...for pregnancy. I did switch from hydroxyzine to Benadryl, but I haven't noticed a ...August 2011, and nothing has changed except peeing more. Which I suppose can...
Before I tried the hydroxyzine I used OTC Benadryl and...
...tried any antihistamines? Hydroxyzine is a common ...an antihistamine. Before I tried the hydroxyzine I used OTC Benadryl and it seemed to work for me. Others here have used Claritin. Chamom...
free Benedryl aside from the hydroxyzine? Lidocaine? Diet...
...or later. Have you tried Pyridium or Urised to help ease the burning at all? They turn ...an antihistimine like dye free Benedryl aside from the hydroxyzine? Lidocaine? Diet changes? There's...
with benadryl, graduated to hydroxyzine and finally...
...for sleep and her nervous problems. She started with benadryl, graduated to hydroxyzine and finally was taking ...worrying. Well, her Doctor took her off ALL of her vistaril last year, he...
atarax ((hydroxyzine) from doc or benadryl, again it makes...
...IC should probably give a try of elavil (amytriptyline (sp)) ...are the allergic type - then you might respond to atarax ((hydroxyzine) from doc or benadryl, again it makes you groggy. Then ther...
hydroxyzine before and switched to benadryl because it's...
...used hydroxyzine before and switched to benadryl because it's so much cheaper. It works just as well at 100mg at night of Benadryl. Hydroxyzine works on Mast ...found that the benadryl works j...
to a benadryl. you should look in to gabapentin instead of...
...because the buspirone is to much like an anti-depressant and hydroxyzine is closer to a benadryl. you should look in to gabapentin...
This makes me very angry, so I went back to using Benodryl...
...The Hydroxyzine really helped me, and I have been on it for YEARS! Suddenly it's been rejected and I can't take it now. What am I supposed to do now? This makes me very angry, so I...
switched us from benadryl to hydroxyzine to help control...
...my derm and she switched us from benadryl to hydroxyzine to help control the itch.  Anyway I think he had either allergy or major side effects to the medication (diarrhea, and throwing up) so...
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