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What are the common brand names for hydroxyzine?

Common brand names for hydroxyzine are Atarax and Vistaril. Hydroxyzine is the generic name for this medication. This drug is used to treat many conditions, including itching due to allergic reactions, nausea and vomiting, and motion sickness. It is also used to treat anxiety, as well as symptoms related to alcohol withdrawal, such as tremors.

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