Imitrex and Benadryl drug interactions - from FDA reports
Drug interactions are reported among people who take Imitrex and Benadryl together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Imitrex and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 164 people who take the same drugs from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
164 people who take Imitrex, Benadryl are studied.
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Most common drug interactions over time *:
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Imitrex has active ingredients of sumatriptan. It is often used in migraine with aura. (latest outcomes from Imitrex 4,119 users)
Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 49,079 users)
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On eHealthMe, Imitrex (sumatriptan) is often used to treat migraine. Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is often used to treat hypersensitivity. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Imitrex is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
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Questions to the study
- I take sumatriptan as needed for migraine. It works great however, I am a singer and it makes my voice weak and hoarse. Is there something else I could take for migraine relief that wouldn't affect my voice ?
- I had cough, runny nose and slight fever a week back. So after 2 days I took Benadryl. One day after taking Benadryl I noticed loss of smell and most of the taste (can't notice much other than sweet......I don't notice even very spicy food now.) Since 3 days I am trying steam, salt water ...
- I have had headaches, which drs have thought were migraines, since age 14-15 and I'm 50 now. Although there have been stages of relief, they have only gotten worse of the course of my lifetime. Since the 90s when Imitrex cam out I have had quite a bit of success with relief from each headache ...
- I took them together and I want to know is that why I'm having diarrhea.
- Want to know if any connection between UTI and taking Benadryl.
User reviews to the study
- Should you take Benadryl for an allergy when you have multiple pulmonary embolisms, pulmonary hypertension, I am now on 24 hour oxygen as of Tuesday, May 23, the right chamber of my heart is markedly enlarged and a history of of other heart issues i.e., stent placement in the LAD and ...
- I have been taking Benadryl for several years for allergy. I also have taken large doses of it over a few years when I had anaphylactic shock from a cancer pill. After getting off the cancer pill, it took a few years to get over the severe allergic reactions. It was during this time that my ...
- I've been diagnosed with acute pancreatitis. I've experienced severe stomach pains for years after imitrex injections and tried to tell my Dr.s. they say no. Now after searching. I think I found it. I had extreme pain after a migraine and went to hospital for it and they still dismiss the ...
- Everytime I take benadryl.. I bleed! I have a birth control rod in my arm just replaced about 7mths ago so going on 4yrs on this type of b.c. guess I should not take benadryl. They have no warning about bleeding while on birth control on the package but should be making America aware by labels!!
- Anybody know if benadryl is rough on the endocrine system? I have issues with an adrenal gland but I cannot find any information about this! It helps me get restful sleep but I'm a bit worried about trying to use this long term!