Atarax®

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
Yes - unlicensed
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
No
Liquid strengths
n/a
Liquid sugar free or not
Check with specials manufacturer
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
No
Available as soluble tablets
No
Sub-lingual
No
Specially coated?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
Yes - oral solution, oral suspension (both generic hydroxyzine)
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No information available
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
Ucerax® syrup was recently discontinued and enteral/crushing advice has not yet been updated to reflect this
Film coated
Yes
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
Yes
Generic drug
Hydroxyzine
Safe or appropriate to crush
No information available