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Houston, TX
A 57-year-old male asked:

Does antihistamine hydroxyzine harm the liver?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Shim
Gastroenterology 21 years experience
No: Don't exceed the maximum recommended dosage though.

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Houston, TX
A 57-year-old male asked:

Does antihistamine hdroxyzine harm the liver?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Anthony Rooklin
Allergy and Immunology 50 years experience
No: While Hydroxyzine is metabolized by the liver, it's use does not harm the liver. If the individual has liver damage such as hepatitis, then the Hydroxyzine may not be metabolized as it should be and side effects such as sedation may be increased.
Last updated May 27, 2013

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