Hydroxyzine Side Effects

This article will have a brief look at what some of the Hydroxyzine Side Effects are.


Hydroxyzine affects all kinds of large areas within the human body.


These body parts include: The Nervous System, The Gastrointestinal System, The Respiratory System, The Cardiovascular System, The Dermatologic System, The Genitourinary System, and The Ocular system.


side-effect-HydroxyzineThe side effects for the Nervous system include a little drowsiness. Any drowsiness experienced by an individual who takes this drug will likely go away if the individual is receiving regular therapy. It may also go away if they stop taking the drug altogether. Other side effects of the nervous system may involve: tiredness, nervousness, depression, headaches, sedation, and insomnia. If an individual has taken a large amount of hydroxyzine, then convulsions and tremors may also be experienced. However, convulsions and tremors only happen occasionally.


The Gastrointestinal side effects include: appetite and weight gain, nausea, pain in the abdomen, diarrhea, and a dry mouth. A dry mouth is a very common side effect that many people get from taking this drug.


Side effects for the Respiratory system may consist of: epistaxis, pharyngitis, bronchospasm, and the growth of bronchial secretions.


Cardiovascular side effects involve: edema, palpitations, and hypotension.

Rashes, angioedema, and photosensitivity are side effects for the Dermatologic area of the body.


The Genitourinary side effects include: regular penile erections, and retention with the urine.


Ocular side effects consist of a possible blurred vision.


As you can see, there are many side effects that you may get from taking Hydroxyzine. Some individuals have also experienced: high blood pressure, kidney disease, epilepsy, thyroid disorder, liver disease and many other effects.


Never use this drug without your doctor knowing you are taking it. If you experience any of these side effects, always get to your doctor as soon as possible.