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Benadryl vs Atarax, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 32

This is personalized comparison of Benadryl vs Atarax for a male aged 32. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,322 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.

Atarax (latest outcomes from 10,951 users) has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

On Jul, 23, 2014: 1,519 male patients aged 27 who take the same drugs are studied in Benadryl vs Atarax

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male27Eye Allergy

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Benadryl diphenhydramine hydrochlorideMcneil Cons
Atarax hydroxyzine hydrochloridePfizer

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 27 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Benadryl (Mcneil Cons)Atarax (Pfizer)
Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)Pyrexia (fever)
Drug ToxicitySuicide Attempt
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Headache (pain in head)
Pyrexia (fever)Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
Chest PainCompleted Suicide (act of taking one's own life)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
VomitingDrug Ineffective
DizzinessFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Suicide AttemptCondition Aggravated

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Benadryl (Mcneil Cons)Atarax (Pfizer)
Drug DependenceKaposi's Varicelliform Eruption (a distinct cutaneous eruption of skin caused by herpes simplex virus)
Appendicitis (inflammation of the appendix)Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased
Loss Of ConsciousnessAspartate Aminotransferase Increased
Road Traffic AccidentAlanine Aminotransferase Increased
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)Viral Infection
Abdominal Mass (localized enlargement or swelling in the human abdomen)White Blood Cell Count Increased
Pain ManagementHomicidal Ideation (thoughts about human killing another human)
Hearing LossDisturbance In Attention
DizzinessSuicidal Ideation
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Dermatitis Atopic (inflammatory, chronically relapsing, non-contagious and pruritic skin disorder)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Benadryl7.23%26.51%34.94%18.07%13.25%
Atarax2.27%43.18%34.09%13.64%6.82%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is often used to treat allergies. Atarax (hydroxyzine hydrochloride) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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