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no more itch
My dog Bandit went from constant itching and scratching to no scratching. This is a miracle product. If your dog is itching and scratshing you nee to try this, it's great and it works.
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This works great thank you very much
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cough and itchy skin
Our dog has suffered from allergies for a long time. Vets have told us that is was kennel cough and gave us some powerful antibiotics. Did not help at all.After tireless efforts and no results we gave up until our neighbor recommended a vet he goes to. He put our dog on this product and Omega 3 vitamins. Our dog is at peace now - his coughing is just about non exsistent and the scratching has stopped. This is the best treatment for our dog. He can live a better life. He is not bothered by any side effects.
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Oscar and Poko Recommend
Like many doxxies, my poor babies have seasonal allergies. This product has been helpful in toning them down. The boys sneeze less and, with the help of doggie shirts, Oscars summer rash is under control.
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works well on itchy skin
This drug works pretty well for my dog's itchy skin. I found that it works much better when given with a fish oil supplement (omega 3 fatty acid pill). After about a month, I can see a huge difference in my dog's skin. She is not as itchy and her coat is much more silky. Her skin is not as red and her rashes have cleared up completely! I just hope it stays this way, although the vet did say that she will most likely be on this medication for the rest of her life. At least its quite inexpensive through 1-800-petmeds!
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All those with "allergic" dogs - please be aware that most dog foods have high carb content which promotes yeast which leads to itchiness, paw licking, red paws, irritation, ear infections, dull coat, hot spots - any or all of these things! So FIRST make sure that your dog is not consuming high carbs/low protein. You should generally be feeding your dog about 35% protein. Many popular and/or lowcost foods are only about 20-22%! Change over gradually (a week or two) and then most people notice improvement in about 4 weeks or so, and things will just get better from there! Organic dog food is NOT necessarily good. Protein content is very important, with carbs about 40% maximum. (Most better foods are NOT at the big box stores, by the way.) Good luck! Many of you will find that this is what your dog has needed! Enjoy!
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Works wonders for calming
The vet gave us this due to our Dobie being nervous (had 4 different, terrible parents--starved & abused) when our schedules change or the weather gets windy, etc. They work sooo well for him. Sleeps peacefully yet on walks or at the dog park he plays & enjoys himself to the fullest. Would recommend for any "high strung" or abused or nervous pet.
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now i can sleep
My 10 year old cocker spaniel seems to cough up a mucous not much during during the day from allergies but alot at night he is 50 pounds but i give him 25mg capsule and he almost quits coughing immediately thank god now i can sleep!
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grammapat
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is this fit for human consumpion
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Christmas
Posted 1 year ago
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What is the difference between hydroxyzine pamaote and hcl? I’m confused which one we need 50mg of. 
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Hydroxyzine pamoate and hydroxyzine HCl (hydrochloride) are two different salt formulations of the same active ingredient, hydroxyzine. The dosing is typically the same for both formulations. The recommendation is to consult your veterinarian to determine the correct medication intended for your pet. Thank you.
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Jamie h
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Gave my 66lb dog one 50mg hydroxyzine can I give one 25 mg Bendryl
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Thank you for your question. Hydroxyzine and Benadryl are antihistamines of the same class. Using them together may increase risk of side effects such as drowsiness, blurred vision, heat intolerance, constipation, etc. If more sedation for your dog is needed, then an additional dose with Benadryl may be appropriate; however, if your dog needs additional antihistamine for allergic reactions, trying a different medication that has less sedating side effect such as Loratadine or Cetirizine. According to Merck Veterinary Manual recommends administering 2-4 mg of Benadryl per kilogram of body weight, two to three times a day (66/2.2 = 30 mg x 2 = 60 mg or 30 x 4 = 120 mg).
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LoveMyChi
Posted 4 years ago
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WHAT ABOUT POISON IVY??Tia NEVER had allergies until moved in w cat/dog/dirty rugs.Apoquel,helped fast. Can't afford Apoquel, vet said it's $20.00. It's 60.00. She's raw red, pain, depressed.Will it help her? PLEASE et me know. I'll order here.I do now!!
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I don't a regular vet at this time what can I do
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Posted 3 years ago
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Hydroxyzine is used to treat itching due to certain allergic conditions, including hives and contact dermatitis (eg, poison ivy). It also may be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. This medication does require a prescription.
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Maria
Posted 5 years ago
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Can I take hydroxyzine pamoate 25mg mix with Advil pm?
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Hydroxyzine is an antihistamine. Advil PM also contains an antihistamine, which makes you drowsy and helps put you to sleep. It is not recommended to take two sedating antihistamines together, as this can cause increased sedation. Only take one or the other, and not both together.
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How long does it take to work?
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Yes, Hydroxyzine should start to have its effect within an hour of your dog receiving his dose.
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Posted 7 years ago
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is vistaril used for humans? and what it is used for in humans?
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We use the same medication that is approved for human consumption In humans it is used also for allergy symptoms since it is an antihistamine as well as for its anti-anxiety properties
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What is Hydroxyzine Pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate is an antihistamine used for the treatment of allergies in dogs and cats. Hydroxyzine pamoate is sold per capsule and requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

For:

Dogs and Cats

Benefits:

  • Effective against hives, itching, and rashes
  • Can be used as a mild sedative or tranquilizer for anxious dogs
  • Sold per capsule

How does hydroxyzine pamoate work?

Hydroxyzine pamoate blocks the effects of histamine in the body. Hydroxyzine pamoate also depresses activity of the central nervous system and is also used to treat anxiety disorders and tension in stressful situations.

Cautions:

It should not be used in pregnant or nursing pets. Hydroxyzine pamoate may cause drowsiness. Be sure to tell your veterinarian about any health conditions or other drugs your dog or cat may be taking.

Brand Name:

Vistaril (Pfizer)

Generic Name:

Hydroxyzine Pamoate

What is the most important thing I should know about hydroxyzine pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate (generic for Vistaril) is not FDA approved for use in veterinary medicine; however, it is a commonly accepted practice for veterinarians to use this medication in dogs and cats. Hydroxyzine pamoate is available as 25 mg and 50 mg capsules.

What should I discuss with my veterinarian before giving hydroxyzine to my pet?

Tell your veterinarian if your pet has heart, liver or kidney disease. Tell your veterinarian if your pet is pregnant or lactating. Tell your veterinarian about all prescription (Rx) and non-prescription (OTC) medications, including vitamins and supplements.

How should hydroxyzine pamoate be given?

The usual dose of hydroxyzine pamoate in dogs is 1 mg per pound of pet's body weightevery 6 to 8 hours. The usual dose in cats is 5 to 10 mg per cat every 8 to 12 hours. Hydroxyzine pamoate may cause drowsiness or dizziness. Follow the instructions on the prescription label. If you do not understand these directions ask your pharmacist or veterinarian to explain them to you.

What are the potential side effects of hydroxyzine pamoate?

Seek emergency veterinary medical attention if your pet experiences any signs of an allergic reaction (hives, difficulty breathing; swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat). Keep giving hydroxyzine pamoate and talk to your veterinarian if your pet develops any of these less serious side effects: dizziness, drowsiness, or confusion; blurred vision or dry mouth; nausea or vomiting. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or that is especially bothersome to your pet.

What happens if I miss giving a dose of hydroxyzine pamoate?

Give the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and give the next one as directed. Do not give a double dose of the medication.

What happens if I overdose my pet on hydroxyzine pamoate?

If you suspect your pet has received an overdose of hydroxyzine pamoate, consult your veterinarian or emergency veterinary clinic. Overdose of hydroxyzine pamoate may cause nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, seizures, and/or slow breathing.

What should I avoid while giving hydroxyzine pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate can cause drowsiness and dizziness.

What other drugs will affect hydroxyzine pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate may interact with acepromazine, amitriptyline (Elavil), chlorpheniramine (Chlor-Trimeton), celmastine (Tavist), fluoxetine (Prozac), meperidine (Demerol), or Phenobarbital.

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Directions:

  • Hydroxyzine pamoate (available as capsules) is a prescription antihistamine that is useful to treat allergic conditions in dogs and cats that affect the skin such as hives, itching, and rashes.
  • Hydroxyzine pamoate is not FDA approved for use in veterinary medicine; however, it is a commonly accepted practice for veterinarians to prescribe this medication for dogs and cats.
  • Hydroxyzine pamoate depresses activity of the central nervous system so it is also used to treat anxiety disorders and tension in stressful situations.
Tip:

Hydroxyzine pamoate may cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage:

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage for Cats
Weight Dosage
All weights Give 5 to 10 mg per cat every 8 to 12 hours or as directed by veterinarian.
Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage for Dogs
Weight Dosage
All weights Give 1 mg/lb of body weight every 6 to 8 hours or as directed by veterinarian
Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage for Horses
Horses
Do not use!

Storage:

Store this medication at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Ingredients:

Hydroxyzine Pamoate 25 mg Capsule
Active Ingredients (per capsule) Amount
Hydroxyzine Pamoate 25 mg
Other Ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, D&C Yellow #10, D&C Yellow #10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C #1 Blue Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue #2 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Green #3, FD&C Red #40 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow #6, Gelatin, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Lactose Monohydrate, Magnesium Stearate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Titanium Dioxide.
Hydroxyzine Pamoate 50 mg Capsule
Active Ingredients (per capsule) Amount
Hydroxyzine Pamoate 50 mg
Other Ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, D&C Yellow #10, D&C Yellow #10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C #1 Blue Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue #2 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Green #3, FD&C Red #40 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow #6, Gelatin, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Lactose Monohydrate, Magnesium Stearate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Titanium Dioxide.

What is Hydroxyzine Pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate is an antihistamine used for the treatment of allergies in dogs and cats. Hydroxyzine pamoate is sold per capsule and requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

For:

Dogs and Cats

Benefits:

  • Effective against hives, itching, and rashes
  • Can be used as a mild sedative or tranquilizer for anxious dogs
  • Sold per capsule

How does hydroxyzine pamoate work?

Hydroxyzine pamoate blocks the effects of histamine in the body. Hydroxyzine pamoate also depresses activity of the central nervous system and is also used to treat anxiety disorders and tension in stressful situations.

Cautions:

It should not be used in pregnant or nursing pets. Hydroxyzine pamoate may cause drowsiness. Be sure to tell your veterinarian about any health conditions or other drugs your dog or cat may be taking.

Brand Name:

Vistaril (Pfizer)

Generic Name:

Hydroxyzine Pamoate

What is the most important thing I should know about hydroxyzine pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate (generic for Vistaril) is not FDA approved for use in veterinary medicine; however, it is a commonly accepted practice for veterinarians to use this medication in dogs and cats. Hydroxyzine pamoate is available as 25 mg and 50 mg capsules.

What should I discuss with my veterinarian before giving hydroxyzine to my pet?

Tell your veterinarian if your pet has heart, liver or kidney disease. Tell your veterinarian if your pet is pregnant or lactating. Tell your veterinarian about all prescription (Rx) and non-prescription (OTC) medications, including vitamins and supplements.

How should hydroxyzine pamoate be given?

The usual dose of hydroxyzine pamoate in dogs is 1 mg per pound of pet's body weightevery 6 to 8 hours. The usual dose in cats is 5 to 10 mg per cat every 8 to 12 hours. Hydroxyzine pamoate may cause drowsiness or dizziness. Follow the instructions on the prescription label. If you do not understand these directions ask your pharmacist or veterinarian to explain them to you.

What are the potential side effects of hydroxyzine pamoate?

Seek emergency veterinary medical attention if your pet experiences any signs of an allergic reaction (hives, difficulty breathing; swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat). Keep giving hydroxyzine pamoate and talk to your veterinarian if your pet develops any of these less serious side effects: dizziness, drowsiness, or confusion; blurred vision or dry mouth; nausea or vomiting. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or that is especially bothersome to your pet.

What happens if I miss giving a dose of hydroxyzine pamoate?

Give the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and give the next one as directed. Do not give a double dose of the medication.

What happens if I overdose my pet on hydroxyzine pamoate?

If you suspect your pet has received an overdose of hydroxyzine pamoate, consult your veterinarian or emergency veterinary clinic. Overdose of hydroxyzine pamoate may cause nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, seizures, and/or slow breathing.

What should I avoid while giving hydroxyzine pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate can cause drowsiness and dizziness.

What other drugs will affect hydroxyzine pamoate?

Hydroxyzine pamoate may interact with acepromazine, amitriptyline (Elavil), chlorpheniramine (Chlor-Trimeton), celmastine (Tavist), fluoxetine (Prozac), meperidine (Demerol), or Phenobarbital.

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Directions:

  • Hydroxyzine pamoate (available as capsules) is a prescription antihistamine that is useful to treat allergic conditions in dogs and cats that affect the skin such as hives, itching, and rashes.
  • Hydroxyzine pamoate is not FDA approved for use in veterinary medicine; however, it is a commonly accepted practice for veterinarians to prescribe this medication for dogs and cats.
  • Hydroxyzine pamoate depresses activity of the central nervous system so it is also used to treat anxiety disorders and tension in stressful situations.
Tip:

Hydroxyzine pamoate may cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage:

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage for Cats
Weight Dosage
All weights Give 5 to 10 mg per cat every 8 to 12 hours or as directed by veterinarian.
Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage for Dogs
Weight Dosage
All weights Give 1 mg/lb of body weight every 6 to 8 hours or as directed by veterinarian
Hydroxyzine Pamoate Dosage for Horses
Horses
Do not use!

Storage:

Store this medication at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

Hydroxyzine Pamoate Ingredients:

Hydroxyzine Pamoate 25 mg Capsule
Active Ingredients (per capsule) Amount
Hydroxyzine Pamoate 25 mg
Other Ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, D&C Yellow #10, D&C Yellow #10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C #1 Blue Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue #2 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Green #3, FD&C Red #40 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow #6, Gelatin, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Lactose Monohydrate, Magnesium Stearate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Titanium Dioxide.
Hydroxyzine Pamoate 50 mg Capsule
Active Ingredients (per capsule) Amount
Hydroxyzine Pamoate 50 mg
Other Ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, D&C Yellow #10, D&C Yellow #10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C #1 Blue Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue #2 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Green #3, FD&C Red #40 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow #6, Gelatin, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Lactose Monohydrate, Magnesium Stearate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Titanium Dioxide.
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no more itch
My dog Bandit went from constant itching and scratching to no scratching. This is a miracle product. If your dog is itching and scratshing you nee to try this, it's great and it works.
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This works great thank you very much
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cough and itchy skin
Our dog has suffered from allergies for a long time. Vets have told us that is was kennel cough and gave us some powerful antibiotics. Did not help at all.After tireless efforts and no results we gave up until our neighbor recommended a vet he goes to. He put our dog on this product and Omega 3 vitamins. Our dog is at peace now - his coughing is just about non exsistent and the scratching has stopped. This is the best treatment for our dog. He can live a better life. He is not bothered by any side effects.
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Oscar and Poko Recommend
Like many doxxies, my poor babies have seasonal allergies. This product has been helpful in toning them down. The boys sneeze less and, with the help of doggie shirts, Oscars summer rash is under control.
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works well on itchy skin
This drug works pretty well for my dog's itchy skin. I found that it works much better when given with a fish oil supplement (omega 3 fatty acid pill). After about a month, I can see a huge difference in my dog's skin. She is not as itchy and her coat is much more silky. Her skin is not as red and her rashes have cleared up completely! I just hope it stays this way, although the vet did say that she will most likely be on this medication for the rest of her life. At least its quite inexpensive through 1-800-petmeds!
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All those with "allergic" dogs - please be aware that most dog foods have high carb content which promotes yeast which leads to itchiness, paw licking, red paws, irritation, ear infections, dull coat, hot spots - any or all of these things! So FIRST make sure that your dog is not consuming high carbs/low protein. You should generally be feeding your dog about 35% protein. Many popular and/or lowcost foods are only about 20-22%! Change over gradually (a week or two) and then most people notice improvement in about 4 weeks or so, and things will just get better from there! Organic dog food is NOT necessarily good. Protein content is very important, with carbs about 40% maximum. (Most better foods are NOT at the big box stores, by the way.) Good luck! Many of you will find that this is what your dog has needed! Enjoy!
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Works wonders for calming
The vet gave us this due to our Dobie being nervous (had 4 different, terrible parents--starved & abused) when our schedules change or the weather gets windy, etc. They work sooo well for him. Sleeps peacefully yet on walks or at the dog park he plays & enjoys himself to the fullest. Would recommend for any "high strung" or abused or nervous pet.
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rose
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Breed cocker spaniel
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now i can sleep
My 10 year old cocker spaniel seems to cough up a mucous not much during during the day from allergies but alot at night he is 50 pounds but i give him 25mg capsule and he almost quits coughing immediately thank god now i can sleep!
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grammapat
Posted 3 weeks ago
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is this fit for human consumpion
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Christmas
Posted 1 year ago
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What is the difference between hydroxyzine pamaote and hcl? I’m confused which one we need 50mg of. 
ANSWERS (1)
Hydroxyzine pamoate and hydroxyzine HCl (hydrochloride) are two different salt formulations of the same active ingredient, hydroxyzine. The dosing is typically the same for both formulations. The recommendation is to consult your veterinarian to determine the correct medication intended for your pet. Thank you.
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Joshua T
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Jamie h
Posted 4 years ago
Posted 4 years ago
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Gave my 66lb dog one 50mg hydroxyzine can I give one 25 mg Bendryl
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Thank you for your question. Hydroxyzine and Benadryl are antihistamines of the same class. Using them together may increase risk of side effects such as drowsiness, blurred vision, heat intolerance, constipation, etc. If more sedation for your dog is needed, then an additional dose with Benadryl may be appropriate; however, if your dog needs additional antihistamine for allergic reactions, trying a different medication that has less sedating side effect such as Loratadine or Cetirizine. According to Merck Veterinary Manual recommends administering 2-4 mg of Benadryl per kilogram of body weight, two to three times a day (66/2.2 = 30 mg x 2 = 60 mg or 30 x 4 = 120 mg).
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leanniejo
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LoveMyChi
Posted 4 years ago
Posted 4 years ago
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WHAT ABOUT POISON IVY??Tia NEVER had allergies until moved in w cat/dog/dirty rugs.Apoquel,helped fast. Can't afford Apoquel, vet said it's $20.00. It's 60.00. She's raw red, pain, depressed.Will it help her? PLEASE et me know. I'll order here.I do now!!
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I don't a regular vet at this time what can I do
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Cookie
Posted 3 years ago
Posted 3 years ago
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Hydroxyzine is used to treat itching due to certain allergic conditions, including hives and contact dermatitis (eg, poison ivy). It also may be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. This medication does require a prescription.
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Crystal RPTechnician
Posted 4 years ago
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Maria
Posted 5 years ago
Posted 5 years ago
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Can I take hydroxyzine pamoate 25mg mix with Advil pm?
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Hydroxyzine is an antihistamine. Advil PM also contains an antihistamine, which makes you drowsy and helps put you to sleep. It is not recommended to take two sedating antihistamines together, as this can cause increased sedation. Only take one or the other, and not both together.
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Christine
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gotpickled
Posted 6 years ago
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How long does it take to work?
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Yes, Hydroxyzine should start to have its effect within an hour of your dog receiving his dose.
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Christine
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cooter brown
Posted 7 years ago
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is vistaril used for humans? and what it is used for in humans?
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We use the same medication that is approved for human consumption In humans it is used also for allergy symptoms since it is an antihistamine as well as for its anti-anxiety properties
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Linda petmeds pharmacist
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