Review: taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride and Alcohol together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Diphenhydramine hydrochloride and Alcohol together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Diphenhydramine hydrochloride and Alcohol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 123 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride

Diphenhydramine hydrochloride has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 3,471 users)

Alcohol

Alcohol has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in alcoholism. (latest outcomes from Alcohol 6,243 users)

On Aug, 27, 2016

123 people who take Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride, Alcohol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Diphenhydramine hydrochloride and Alcohol drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Alcohol:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • male: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
Alcohol:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Alcohol:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • nausea
  • depression
  • incoherent
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • hot flashes
  • intentional overdose
  • lightheadedness
  • loss of appetite
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
6 - 12 months:
  • loss of appetite
  • major depressive disorder
  • abnormal dreams
  • alopecia
  • anorgasmia
  • apathy
  • asthenia
  • bipolar ii disorder
  • breathing - slowed or stopped
  • chronic insomnia
1 - 2 years:
  • loss of appetite
  • major depressive disorder
  • abnormal dreams
  • alopecia
  • anorgasmia
  • apathy
  • asthenia
  • bipolar ii disorder
  • breathing - slowed or stopped
  • chronic insomnia
2 - 5 years:
  • lightheadedness
  • loss of appetite
  • nausea
  • overdose
  • psychotic behaviour
  • serotonin syndrome
  • fatigue
  • hot flashes
10+ years:
  • dizziness aggravated
  • night sweats
  • pruritus aggravated
  • restless leg syndrome
  • weight above normal
  • lethargy
  • recurrent leg pain and cramping
  • vision blurred
not specified:
  • depression
  • road traffic accident
  • suicide attempt
  • headache
  • nausea
  • memory impairment
  • anxiety
  • balance disorder
  • dysarthria
  • impaired driving ability

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • headache
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • loss of appetite
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
male:
  • depression
  • memory impairment
  • road traffic accident
  • dysarthria
  • balance disorder
  • impaired driving ability
  • intentional overdose
  • lacrimation increased
  • ocular hyperaemia
  • somnambulism

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • infusion related reaction
  • crohn's disease
  • small intestinal obstruction
  • urticaria
  • abdominal abscess
  • chest discomfort
  • coma scale abnormal
  • device related infection
  • dyspnoea
  • epistaxis
20-29:
  • loss of appetite
  • nausea
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • pain
  • hot flashes
30-39:
  • caecitis
  • colitis ischaemic
  • completed suicide
  • hypersensitivity
  • intentional overdose
  • overdose
  • road traffic accident
  • sepsis
  • suicide attempt
  • vomiting
40-49:
  • dysarthria
  • depression
  • road traffic accident
  • memory impairment
  • balance disorder
  • impaired driving ability
  • lacrimation increased
  • ocular hyperaemia
  • somnambulism
  • accidental overdose
50-59:
  • nausea
  • dizziness aggravated
  • night sweats
  • pruritus aggravated
  • restless leg syndrome
  • vision blurred
  • weight above normal
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • amnesia
  • antinuclear antibody positive
60+:
  • ataxia
  • delirium
  • drug abuse
  • drug effect decreased
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • headache
  • hyponatraemia
  • joint injury
  • muscle spasms
  • nausea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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