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Why did your pedi prescribe Atarax or Hyrdoxizine for your kid?

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:00 PM on Dec. 31, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • it was never prescribed for my kids, but i however was on both at different times in my life for anxiety. i think hydroxyzine can also be used for itching, but don't quote me on that.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:05 PM on Dec. 31, 2009

  • It was combined with albuterol in a cough medication.


    Answer by Krysta622 at 6:49 PM on Dec. 31, 2009

  • Mine had it prescribed when she had fifths disease and needed it for the rash.

    Answer by Izsarejman at 7:15 PM on Dec. 31, 2009

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