hydroxyzine

noun hy·droxy·zine \ hī-ˈdräk-sə-ˌzēn \

Definition of hydroxyzine

:a compound C21H27ClN2O2 used as an antihistamine and tranquilizer

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Origin and Etymology of hydroxyzine

hydroxy- + piperazine


Medical Dictionary

hydroxyzine

noun hy·droxy·zine \ hī-ˈdräk-sə-ˌzēn \

medical Definition of hydroxyzine

:a compound that is administered usually in the form of its dihydrochloride C21H27ClN2O2·2HCl or pamoate C21H27ClN2O2·C23H16O6 and is used as an antihistamine and tranquilizer — see vistaril

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