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Hydroxyzine

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Other Names: Atarax   Vistaril   Hydroxyzine HCl

Promethazine

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Other Names: Phenergan   Promethegan
Rating: 0.5 out of 5
Based on 12,221 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 14,731 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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
Promethazine is a first-generation histamine H1 receptor antagonist of the phenothiazine chemical class used medically as an antihistamine. It has a strong sedative effect and in some countries is prescribed for insomnia when benzodiazepines are contrain... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Dar
March 21, 2014
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By Eleanor
January 29, 2014
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hydroxyzine was precribed for me for itching (eczema) nwo doc is taking me off it
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What patients are saying about Hydroxyzine vs. Promethazine

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if i were to take that amount of promethazine i would go...
...higher doses of hydroxyzine without any side effects (up to 500mg) whereas if i were to take that amount of promethazine i would...
I know hydroxyzine helps potentiate benzos and opiates...
...would prefer hydroxyzine. I have had ...is like. I know hydroxyzine helps potentiate benzos and opia...
hydroxyzine. But I prefer hydroxyzine for its anxiolytic...
...Yeah promethazine is much more potent than hydroxyzine. But I prefer hydroxyzine for its anxiolytic...
or Promethazine. They both works as potent hypnotics...
...phoenix1 said, i recommend you to try Hydroxyzine or Promethazine. They both works as potent hypnotics ...after some weeks. Trazodone doesn't do much for me. I think it works well for depressiv...
and Hydroxyzine are AWESOME for nausea I prefer...
...reactions to These class of drugs more so codiene then hydro but again not very uncommon.. Could be zofran as well. Promethazine and Hydroxyzine are AWESOME for nausea I prefer the...
name I like promethazine.. but hydroxyzine...
...without having to add everyone with your name I like promethazine.. but hydroxyzine is my absolute fave, hands down. Had some DHC...
hydroxyzine is the best, followed by promethazine;...
Well in SWIdr's oppinion, hydroxyzine is the best, followed by promethazine; but sadly these are both ...S for OTC, he would recomend dramamine (diphenhidrate) or benadryl (Diphenhydramine),...
name I like promethazine.. but hydroxyzine is...
...which one you were, without having to add everyone with your name I like promethazine.. but hydroxyzine is my absolute fave, hands down. Had some DHC today (unexpected gift) with...
Hydroxyzine are known to cause tissue damage when injected...
Some antihistamines such as Promethazine and Hydroxyzine are known to cause tissue damage when injected intravenously. Promethazine ampoules even have a black box warning about the dangers of IV use...
hydroxyzine and promethazine will work too. There's a lot...
...(Benadryl) will enhance your oxycodone. Other antihistamines such as hydroxyzine and promethazine will work too. There's a lot of info already on...
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