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How does atarax (hydroxyzine) work to help interstitial cystitis pain?

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Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Urogynecology
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In brief: Antihistamine

It has an antihistamine affect reducing the inflammatory response.

In brief: Antihistamine

It has an antihistamine affect reducing the inflammatory response.
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
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Dr. Denise Elser
Gynecology
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In brief: Allergy

The thought is that part of ic is an allergic type response, whether its an allergy to foods/ or an autoimmune type reaction we don't yet know .
But Atarax (hydroxyzine) acts to dampen inflammatory response associated with allergic reaction.

In brief: Allergy

The thought is that part of ic is an allergic type response, whether its an allergy to foods/ or an autoimmune type reaction we don't yet know .
But Atarax (hydroxyzine) acts to dampen inflammatory response associated with allergic reaction.
Dr. Denise Elser
Dr. Denise Elser
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