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Review: how effective is Benadryl for Allergic reaction?

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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 408 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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On Apr, 17, 2014: 408 people are studied for taking Benadryl in Allergic reaction




Benadryl effectiveness for Allergic reaction


Long term Benadryl effectiveness for Allergic reaction

Benadryl effectiveness for Allergic reaction (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall29214213438
Long term
(1+ years)
017324818

Gender of people who take Benadryl for Allergic reaction * :

FemaleMale
Allergic reaction73.28%26.72%

Age of people who take Benadryl for Allergic reaction * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Allergic reaction0.49%5.39%6.37%22.06%23.04%20.59%14.22%7.84%

Who find Benadryl more effective for Allergic reaction?

Gender of people who find Benadryl more effective * :

FemaleMale
Allergic reaction76.16%23.84%

Age of people who find Benadryl more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Allergic reaction0.00%5.23%5.81%22.09%22.67%20.93%13.95%9.30%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • 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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  • Leg jerking as I fall asleep after taking 50 mg Benadryl

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I took oral Benadryl , on and off, for about 2 months. I sometimes used topical Benadryl cream during this time, too, to control intense itching. Today, over the span of about 2-3 hours, I have lost a significant amount of hearing in one ear. My last Benadryl tablet was 2 days ago.

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