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Have somebody heard about medicine called atarax

Hi my mum she live in Sweden and advice me to try atarax it's for anxiety like antidepressant
Does somebody have any idea about it or does somebody try this medecine

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Sawsan79

Asked by Sawsan79 at 9:33 PM on Jul. 12, 2011 in Health

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  • I took it for allergies, but it's for anxiety too. You can go check it out here....


    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0000796/

    TARARENEE

    Answer by TARARENEE at 9:42 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • I have given it to many of my pts but we used it for itching.. I don't have first hand info on how well it works for anxiety..
    midnightmoma

    Answer by midnightmoma at 9:57 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • That's what I took it for midnightmoma..
    TARARENEE

    Answer by TARARENEE at 10:03 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • Thank you tararrenee but I'm living in Australia it's a miday now
    Sawsan79

    Comment by Sawsan79 (original poster) at 10:11 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • Oh, no I was talking to the other woman who posted after me.
    TARARENEE

    Answer by TARARENEE at 10:17 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • Yes, I was prescribed this after Paxil gave me horrible headaches. It made me horribly drowsy, in fact I believe another popular use for it is to help a person sleep. I could be wrong, but I think that's what I was told.
    Jessica157

    Answer by Jessica157 at 10:29 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • I always took it for itching but it knocked me out. Anything with a "zine" at the end of it has been used for anxiety. Promethazine (Phenergan), Compazine, Thorazine, etc.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 12:40 AM on Jul. 13, 2011

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