Review: how effective is Benadryl for Allergic reaction?
(By eHealthMe on Sep, 1, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.3/5
Long term ratings: 3.6/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is for Allergic reaction. The study is based on 420 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Benadryl
Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,327 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
Allergic reaction (latest reports from 6,982 patients) can be treated by Zyrtec, Benadryl, Claritin, Allegra, Singulair, Loratadine.
On Sep, 1, 2014: 420 people are studied for taking Benadryl in Allergic reaction
Benadryl effectiveness for Allergic reaction (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Benadryl for Allergic reaction * :
|Allergic reaction||73.81%||26.19% |
Age of people who take Benadryl for Allergic reaction * :
|Allergic reaction||0.48%||5.24%||6.43%||21.90%||23.33%||20.48%||14.29%||7.86% |
Who find Benadryl more effective for Allergic reaction?
Gender of people who find Benadryl more effective * :
|Allergic reaction||76.27%||23.73% |
Age of people who find Benadryl more effective * :
|Allergic reaction||0.00%||5.08%||5.65%||22.60%||22.03%||20.90%||14.12%||9.60% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (3 months ago):
I have had rls for about 7 years. the first time I remember having it was after I had taken some pain reliever with a pm additive benedryl I think after that I began to have rls without taking the same above medication
From this study (5 months ago):
Been I'll for 9 months. Just recently found pneumonia. Can't afford dermatologist and do for doesn't know what the hives are. You can write with your finger on my skin and it will show up.
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