Nuvigil and Benadryl drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Nuvigil and Benadryl together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Nuvigil and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 169 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Nuvigil

Nuvigil has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Nuvigil 10,152 users)

Benadryl

Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 44,719 users)

On Feb, 02, 2017

169 people who take Nuvigil, Benadryl are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Nuvigil and Benadryl drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • chills
  • acne
  • blister
  • eye irritation
  • heat rash
  • skin exfoliation
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • insomnia
  • nausea
1 - 6 months:
  • rash
  • ankylosing spondylitis
  • arthralgia
  • asthma
  • back pain
  • chest pain
  • completed suicide
  • constipation
  • death
  • dizziness
6 - 12 months:
  • allergy to metals
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • obesity
  • pain
  • seasonal allergy
  • bruxism
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • cerebrovascular disorder
  • nervousness
  • pancreatitis
1 - 2 years:
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • myalgia
  • post-traumatic stress disorder
  • somnolence
  • anxiety
  • cartilage injury
  • constipation
  • crying
2 - 5 years:
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • hypersensitivity
  • insomnia
  • pre-existing condition improved
  • suicidal ideation
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • angina pectoris
  • anxiety
  • appetite disorder
10+ years:
  • arthralgia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • fibromyalgia
  • nausea
not specified:
  • headache
  • pain
  • somnolence
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • insomnia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • headache
  • nausea
  • rash
  • arthralgia
  • pain in extremity
  • urinary tract infection
  • osteopenia
  • insomnia
  • back pain
male:
  • somnolence
  • sudden onset of sleep
  • back pain
  • headache
  • hypotension
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pruritus
  • stomatitis

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • diarrhoea
2-9:
  • anaemia
  • epistaxis
  • fatigue
  • hepatic cirrhosis
  • hypothermia
  • portal hypertension
  • ascites
  • blood calcium increased
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • human rhinovirus test positive
10-19:
  • abdominal discomfort
  • abdominal pain upper
  • fall
  • wrist fracture
  • headache
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • rash erythematous
  • rash pruritic
20-29:
  • depression
  • headache
  • post-traumatic stress disorder
  • amnesia
  • asthenia
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • feeling abnormal
  • hangover
  • hypersensitivity
30-39:
  • dyspnoea
  • feeling abnormal
  • feeling hot
  • headache
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • back disorder
  • biopsy cervix abnormal
  • contusion
40-49:
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • insomnia
  • headache
  • nausea
  • pain
  • back pain
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • hiatus hernia
50-59:
  • pain
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • pruritus
  • osteopenia
  • back pain
  • death
  • flushing
  • headache
  • osteoporosis
  • platelet count decreased
60+:
  • fall
  • hypotension
  • somnolence
  • weight decreased
  • back pain
  • confusional state
  • pain in extremity
  • abasia
  • arthralgia
  • bronchitis

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Nuvigil (armodafinil) is often used to treat narcolepsy. 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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