How effective is Benadryl for Sinus infection (Sinusitis)?
Summary: 8 Benadryl users have rated its effectiveness for Sinus infection.
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 4.0/5
This is a review of how effective Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is for Sinus infection and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Benadryl
Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,395 Benadryl users)
Sinus infection (inflammation of sinus) can be treated by Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Levaquin, Augmentin '875', Avelox, Zithromax. (latest reports from 36,517 Sinus Infection patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 8 people are studied for taking Benadryl in Sinus infection
Benadryl effectiveness for Sinus infection (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Benadryl for Sinus infection * :
|Sinus infection||62.50%||37.50% |
Age of people who take Benadryl for Sinus infection * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||37.50%||12.50%||25.00%||12.50% |
Who find Benadryl more effective for Sinus infection?
Gender of people who find Benadryl more effective * :
|Sinus infection||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who find Benadryl more effective * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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