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How effective is Benadryl for The flu?
Overall ratings: 3.8/5
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 The flu. The study is based on 5 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Benadryl
Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,335 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
The flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus) (latest reports from 98,286 patients) can be treated by Tamiflu, Amoxicillin, Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen, Nyquil, Azithromycin.
On Sep, 22, 2014: 5 people are studied for taking Benadryl in The flu
Benadryl effectiveness for The flu (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Benadryl for The flu * :
|The flu||60.00%||40.00% |
Age of people who take Benadryl for The flu * :
|The flu||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||40.00%||20.00%||40.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Who find Benadryl more effective for The flu?
Gender of people who find Benadryl more effective * :
|The flu||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who find Benadryl more effective * :
|The flu||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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