Comparison of two different dosages of hydroxyzine for sedation in the paediatric dental patient.

@article{Faytrouny2007ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of two different dosages of hydroxyzine for sedation in the paediatric dental patient.},
  author={Mahmoud Faytrouny and Zeynep Okte and Zuhal Kucukyavuz},
  journal={International journal of paediatric dentistry},
  year={2007},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={
          378-82
        }
}
AIM This study compared the effect of two different dosages of hydroxyzine supported by 50% nitrous oxide inhalation sedation in child patients. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Thirty uncooperative healthy children with an age range of 31-120 months were included in this study. Patients were randomly assigned into two groups. The patients in group 1 were given 20 mg of hydroxyzine (Atarax) 24 h preoperatively and on the operation day, 3.7 mg/kg hydroxyzine was administered orally. The patients in group… CONTINUE READING