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Atarax 10 mg

Atarax 10 mg

Generic Ataraxis a medicine that belongs to the group of drug refereed as antihistamine drug. After its injection in the body, the medicine gets converted to Cetrizine, the active form. This active form is mainly used for preventing infections in the body. The medicine should be taken only if prescribed by the doctor. Taking prescribed dose of the medicine without missing any dose will surely results in positive effect on the body, making it free from infections. The medicine should not be shared with any another person without doctor’s recommendation.

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Quantity Strength Price Unit Price Cart
30 Tablets Atarax 10 mg $10.00 $0.33
90 Tablets Atarax 10 mg $28.00 $0.31
30 Tablets Atarax 25 mg $11.00 $0.37
90 Tablets Atarax 25 mg $30.00 $0.33

Generic Atarax is belongs to the class of di-phenyl-methane and piperazine and is antihistamine drug. Because of its antihistamine effect, the medicine when used by the patients treats their problems such as itching, hyperalgesia, nausea and vomiting.

Generic Atarax is manufactured at different geographical location and hence available under trade name of Vistaril, Hydroxyzine, etc. FDA has approved the medicine in the year 1956.

Generic Atarax should be stored at room temperature that ranges from 15-30 degree centigrade. It should be protected from light, heat, moisture and dampness. The medicine should be kept in such a place where children and pets should not reach easily. The patient should always check the expiry date of the medicine before using it.

Generic Ataraxcontains hydroxyzine hydrochloride as active ingredient. In addition, it also has various inactive ingredients such as microcrystalline cellulose, colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, D&C Yellow No. 10 and many more.

Mechanism of action:

Human body secrete histamine at the time of viral infections be it cold or any other type of infections. Each cell has receptors on its surface that is specific for cells. In the same way histamine also binds with its own receptors that are found on the cells. This in turn results in the production of chemical messengers that are mainly responsible for producing contagious infections such as itching, sneezing, etc. When the patient takes generic Atarax, being anti-histamine drugs, it prevents its binding to the cells and also leads to the stimulation of the cells.


Generic Atarax is used for the symptomatic relief of anxiety and tension that is associated with psychoneurosis. Additionally, it is also used for the treatment of itching, hyperalgesia, nausea and vomiting.

Side effects:

The user can suffer from different types of side effects after the intake of generic Atarax. Some patient might suffer from tiredness, sleepiness, dizziness, disturbed coordination, stomach problem and drying & thickening of oral and other respiratory secretions.

Few users of Atarax might experiences nervousness, irritation, blurred vision, confusion, double vision, tremor, nausea, loss of appetite, drowsiness, convulsions, etc.

However, it is not essential that all the users of the medicine will have side effects. It all depends on the immunity of the body. Therefore, the patient should consult to the doctor if they feel any unwanted reaction in their body after taking the medicine.

Drug Interactions:

Following drugs might interact with generic Atarax:

  • Diazepam

  • Lorazepam

  • Clonazepam

  • Alprazolam

  • Oxycodone

  • Acetaminophen

  • Hydrocodone

  • Hydromorphone

  • Codeine

  • Propoxyphene

  • Amitriptyline

  • Imipramine

  • Desipramine

  • Clonidine

  • Propranolol

  • Dicyclomine

  • Bethanechol

  • Probanthine

  • Amitriptyline

  • Chlorpromazine

This is not the complete list of all drug interactions. Some other drugs might also react with this medicine and can alter the usefulness of the drug.


The dose for the Atarax should be based on the age, severity of the condition and response for the medicine. Therefore, the patient should always consult to their doctor for exact dose and duration of the medicine to be taken.

Missed dose:

In general, the patient should not miss the dose if they want to get rid of the problem within prescribed time-frame. Just in case, the dose is missed, it should be taken as soon as possible. However, if it is time for the next dose when the patient comes to know about the missed dose, then they should skip it and take the dose as per their schedule.


If overdose is suspected by the patient, then they should consult to the doctor as early as possible.


  • Prior using generic Atarax, the user of the medicine should let their doctor know in case they are allergic to this medicine or any other medicine of same class such as Levocetrizine, etc.

  • Generic Atarax consists of various inactive ingredients that might also cause allergic reaction in some users. Hence, the patient or the user should always check the ingredient before using it.

  • If the patient has medical record of any health related problem, then they should tell to the doctor before starting treatment with this generic drug.

  • Generic Atarax makes the patient feel dizzy and also lead to blurred vision. Therefore, the patient should avoid work that requires alertness such as driving vehicle, operating machine, etc.

  • Alcohol intake should be avoided by the patient when using generic Atarax.

  • During pregnancy, the medicine should only be used if recommended by the doctor.

Strength AZELASTINE (a-ZEL-as-teen)

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