Review: taking Lisinopril and Benadryl together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lisinopril and Benadryl together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lisinopril and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,391 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Lisinopril

Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lisinopril 164,525 users)

Benadryl

Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 43,259 users)

On Sep, 15, 2016

3,391 people who take Lisinopril, Benadryl are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lisinopril and Benadryl drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Lisinopril:
  • < 1 month: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 70.0% - (7 of 10 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 41.0% - (5 of 12 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Benadryl:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (6 of 9 people)
  • 10+ years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Lisinopril:
  • female: 51.0% - (14 of 27 people)
  • male: 43.0% - (10 of 23 people)
Benadryl:
  • female: 40.0% - (11 of 27 people)
  • male: 41.0% - (10 of 24 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Lisinopril:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 54.0% - (6 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 56.0% - (9 of 16 people)
  • 60+: 40.0% - (6 of 15 people)
Benadryl:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (4 of 12 people)
  • 50-59: 46.0% - (7 of 15 people)
  • 60+: 56.0% - (9 of 16 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • renal failure
  • dehydration
  • hypotension
  • pain
  • sepsis
  • anxiety
  • death
  • mucosal inflammation
  • pneumonia
  • hyperbilirubinaemia
1 - 6 months:
  • mucosal inflammation
  • cold-stimulus headache
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • hives
  • pyrexia
  • chest pressure sensation
  • dehydration
  • diarrhoea
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
6 - 12 months:
  • appendicitis
  • angioedema
  • dyspnoea
  • heart rate increased
  • lung infection
  • pneumonia
  • procedural haemorrhage
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • acute respiratory failure
  • arteriosclerosis coronary artery
1 - 2 years:
  • cellulitis
  • hyponatraemia
  • dysgeusia
  • hair loss
  • hearing loss
  • heart pounding or racing
  • nausea
  • palpitations
  • anxiety
  • appendicitis
2 - 5 years:
  • chest pain
  • anaemia
  • headache
  • arthralgia
  • coma
  • heart pounding or racing
  • multi-organ failure
  • palpitations
  • back pain
  • cold-stimulus headache
5 - 10 years:
  • dehydration
  • diarrhoea
  • febrile neutropenia
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • hyponatraemia
  • blood sodium decreased
  • haematemesis
  • hypotension
  • anaemia
  • arrhythmia
10+ years:
  • dysgeusia
  • hair loss
  • hearing loss
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • chest pain
  • dizziness
  • platelet count decreased
  • wheezing
  • asthenia
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • anaemia
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • dizziness
  • arthralgia
  • anaemia
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pain
  • hypotension
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
  • pneumonia
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • atelectasis
  • balance disorder
  • blood urea decreased
  • bone marrow failure
  • bradycardia
  • carbon dioxide increased
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • chronic granulomatous disease
2-9:
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • blister
  • blood pressure increased
  • body temperature increased
  • catheter site pain
  • chapped lips
  • chills
  • diarrhoea
  • dry skin
10-19:
  • postoperative ileus
  • hypotension
  • blood glucose increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • crohn's disease
  • tachycardia
  • urinary tract infection
  • fatigue
  • renal failure
  • sepsis
20-29:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • bronchitis
  • atrial fibrillation
  • back pain
  • insomnia
  • sinusitis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • nausea
  • cardiomyopathy
  • cholecystitis
30-39:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • chest pain
  • vomiting
  • diabetes mellitus
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • pruritus
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • hypertension
  • anaemia
  • emotional distress
50-59:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • osteoarthritis
  • anaemia
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • pneumonia
  • vomiting

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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