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Reports of a hydroxyzine overdose causing death are extremely rare. Animal studies indicate that only extremely high doses of hydroxyzine are associated with lethality. The LD (amount of an ingested substance that kills 50 percent of a test population) in rats has been reported to be 840 mg/kg.Is hydroxyzine stronger than Benadryl?
Hydroxyzine is stronger than Benadyrl in terms of sedation. What dose of Hydroxyzine are you taking?What is the maximum daily dosage of hydroxyzine?
Hydroxyzine has its maximal effect about 30 to 60 minutes after it is taken. The recommended dose for treating itching (pruritus) is 25 mg given 3 or 4 times daily by mouth or by intramuscular injection. When used for sedation, the recommended dose is 50 to 100 mg orally or 25 to 100 mg by intramuscular injection.