Lithium carbonate and Benadryl drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lithium carbonate and Benadryl together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lithium carbonate and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 259 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Lithium Carbonate

Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lithium carbonate 18,082 users)

Benadryl

Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 44,710 users)

On Feb, 08, 2017

259 people who take Lithium Carbonate, Benadryl are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lithium carbonate and Benadryl drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • tremor
  • diarrhoea
  • neutropenia
  • ageusia
  • agitation
  • akathisia
  • apnoea
  • asthenia
  • cognitive disorder
  • cogwheel rigidity
1 - 6 months:
  • injury
  • pain
  • bipolar disorder
  • cholelithiasis
  • anxiety
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • pulmonary embolism
6 - 12 months:
  • death
2 - 5 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • sinus bradycardia
5 - 10 years:
  • chest wall pain
  • drug level above therapeutic
  • gait disturbance
  • muscle strain
  • sleep disorder
  • therapeutic agent toxicity
10+ years:
  • therapeutic agent toxicity
not specified:
  • weight increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • suicidal ideation
  • insomnia
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • somnolence

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • tremor
  • weight increased
  • suicidal ideation
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • vomiting
  • dizziness
  • muscle spasms
  • agitation
male:
  • weight increased
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • insomnia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • pancreatitis
  • weight decreased
  • aggression
  • bipolar disorder

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • balance disorder
  • bradycardia
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • convulsion
  • diabetic complication
  • dyspnoea
  • hyponatraemia
  • hypotension
  • nervous system disorder
  • orthopnoea
2-9:
  • adverse reaction
  • cardiac arrest
  • crying
  • impulsive behaviour
  • retching
  • suicidal ideation
  • asthma aggravated
  • blood calcium decreased
  • hypocalcaemia
10-19:
  • suicidal ideation
  • weight increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • akathisia
  • bipolar disorder
  • decreased appetite
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • excoriation
  • feeling guilty
20-29:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • pancreatitis
  • insomnia
  • hyperglycaemia
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • depression
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • nausea
  • suicidal ideation
30-39:
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • diabetes mellitus
  • sedation
  • drug dependence
  • hypertension
  • palpitations
  • weight increased
  • agitation
  • anger
40-49:
  • dizziness
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • suicidal ideation
  • weight increased
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • loss of consciousness
  • somnolence
  • tremor
  • diabetes mellitus
50-59:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • paraesthesia
  • insomnia
  • somnolence
  • nephropathy
  • anxiety
  • drug dependence
60+:
  • agitation
  • ataxia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • death
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • mental status changes
  • syncope

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Lithium carbonate (lithium carbonate) is often used to treat bipolar disorder. Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is often used to treat hypersensitivity. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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