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My prescription says to take one atarax (hydroxyzine) pill for anxiety but i'm having a pretty bad attack would it hurt to take 2?
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
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Probably b ok but Atarax (hydroxyzine) isn't best for panic attack-- it helps anticipatory anxiety-- need an ssri to treat panic attack in most cases.

In brief: Check with your doc
Probably b ok but Atarax (hydroxyzine) isn't best for panic attack-- it helps anticipatory anxiety-- need an ssri to treat panic attack in most cases.
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