eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community

  Tools   Community
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Compare drugs       Ask question       Write review       Answered/ Unanswered       Reviews

How effective is Benadryl for Sinus infection (Sinusitis)?

Summary: 7 Benadryl users have rated its effectiveness for Sinus infection.

Overall ratings: 3.0/5

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.

 

 

 

 

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Benadryl for Sinus infection >>>

What is Benadryl

Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,386 Benadryl users)

Sinus infection

Sinus infection (inflammation of sinus) can be treated by Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Levaquin, Augmentin '875', Avelox, Clarithromycin. (latest reports from 36,484 Sinus Infection patients)

On Feb, 1, 2015: 7 people are studied for taking Benadryl in Sinus infection




Benadryl effectiveness for Sinus infection


Long term Benadryl effectiveness for Sinus infection

Benadryl effectiveness for Sinus infection (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall02401
Long term
(1+ years)
00001

Gender of people who take Benadryl for Sinus infection * :

FemaleMale
Sinus infection57.14%42.86%

Age of people who take Benadryl for Sinus infection * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sinus infection0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%42.86%14.29%28.57%0.00%

Who find Benadryl more effective for Sinus infection?

Gender of people who find Benadryl more effective * :

FemaleMale
Sinus infection100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Benadryl more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sinus infection0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Find out which drug is more effective in real world to treat:

What do you think? Post a comment.

Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

More questions for: Benadryl, Sinus infection

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Bactrim-hypopigmentation, nausea, other side effects
    Took bactrim for 7 days 2x a day, was told to take for 14 days. Had persistent and worsening nausea, vomiting, fatigue, hypopigmentation of my skin when I sat in the sun for over 5 minutes, inability to fall asleep, headache, and neck pain. Ended up with low iron and folic acid levels, which were treated with supplements and discontinuation of the Bactrim resolved symptoms.
  • Severe leg/foot/ankle swelling from doxycycline
    Was given five-day course of doxycycline for sinusitis and laryngitis. By end of third day had ankle edema (never had before), then MASSIVE leg/foot/ankle edema by fourth day Discontinued on fifth day after research revealed side effect of doxycycline. Took almost a week for swelling to go comletely away. Also felt completely exhausted and seemed to make the coughing and laryngitis much worse also.
  • Dyphenhydramine and headaches horrible going one almost 24 hours a day for 4 weeks and cant get them to stop, now looking for cause . think its the dyphenhydramine im taking to help me sleep .
    have been taking 3 dyphenhydramine for some time to help me sleep , just in last few weeks began having severe headache almost all the time.. cant get it to go away. just found out it can cause headache and am going to lower my intake to one per night and see if my headaches get better. am taking migrane meds and that hasnt helped a bit so think its not migranes im having. some other reason.
  • Nightmare on benadryl
    After 5 nights without sleep and not having past bad dreams, the last 2 night's taking walfrin sub, for benadryl has terrified THE WORST OF WORST dream in my 55 years. Peaceful start of a dream then seeing myself or family,friends get slottard.crazy thing is I don't watch scary movies or the news. I think I'm going to pass on this meds, and pass out next time :) thank you,God bless
  • Benadryl completed suicide 50 year old
    My mother comitted suicide by taking a bottle of Benadryl. She also had been drinking, she had taken xanax and drank beer, she also took 300 Benadryl pills and started having seizures and went to the hospital was brain dead and her heart stopped the next morning.

More reviews for: Benadryl, Sinus infection

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • When I have taken benadryl in the past it feels like my heart is racing, my head is pounding and feels heavy.

    Reply

  • From this study (13 months ago):

  • confusion and drowsiness

    Reply

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2015 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.