100 ml In Outer Carton
Each 5 ml contains:
Hydroxyzine 10 mg
Hyzix Syp contains hydroxyzine. It is an antihistaminic drug which reduces the effects of histamine present in the body.
- Allergic condition
- Treats short term anxiety
Adults 50-100 mg four times a day
Paediatric maximum daily dose is 2 mg/kg/day
Mechanism of Action
The drug produces its action by binding directly with H1 receptor and competes with action of histamine and causes the suppression of reaction produced by histamine.
After oral administration the drug gets rapidly absorbed by gastrointestinal tract.
About 93% of the drug is bound to plasma protein. The metabolism of the drug is through hepatic enzymes.
The drug and its metabolites are excreted by biliary excretion through feces.
- In early pregnancy
- In geriatric patients
- Previous hypersensitivity
- Renal and hepatic impairment
- Reduced gastrointestinal motility
- Difficulty in bladder outflow