Hyzix Tablets


HYZIX 10  TABLET

Hydroxyzine                            10 mg

HYZIX 25 TABLET

Hydroxyzine                            25 mg

 

Introduction

Hyzix  tablet contains hydroxyzine. It is an antihistaminic drug which reduces the effects of histamine present in the body.

 

Indication

  • Allergic condition
  • Pruritis
  • Treats short term anxiety

 

Dosage

50-100 mg four times a 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.

 

 

Pharmacology

Absorption

After oral administration the drug gets rapidly absorbed by gastrointestinal tract.

 

 

Distribution

About 93% of the drug is bound to plasma protein. The metabolism of the drug is through hepatic enzymes.

 

Excretion

The drug and its metabolites are excreted by biliary excretion through feces.

 

 

Contraindications

  • In early pregnancy
  • In geriatric patients
  • Previous hypersensitivity

 

Precautions

  • Renal and hepatic impairment
  • Reduced gastrointestinal motility
  • Difficulty in bladder outflow
  • Dementia