Drug interactions are reported among people who take Benadryl and Cogentin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Benadryl and Cogentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 395 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 33,627 users)
Cogentin has active ingredients of benztropine mesylate. It is often used in extrapyramidal disorder. (latest outcomes from Cogentin 5,135 users)
On Aug, 27, 2016
395 people who take Benadryl, Cogentin are studied.
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My son takes 2 mg trifluoperaz 3x day with1mg cogentin 2xday. He has lost his vision which has decreased 5 points and continues to drop. He has been on this for 3 months. He has gotten very frustrated because the doctor is slow to change his meds and has reduced his meds that he had previously been on with no side effects. He quit taking his meds for a day but after much research I think it is the cogentin and convinced him to continue on his other meds without the cove time. Anyone have any thoughts
On eHealthMe, Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is often used to treat hypersensitivity. Cogentin (benztropine mesylate) is often used to treat extrapyramidal disorder. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
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