Review: taking Verapamil hydrochloride and Benadryl together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Verapamil hydrochloride and Benadryl together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Verapamil hydrochloride and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 615 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Verapamil Hydrochloride

Verapamil hydrochloride has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Verapamil hydrochloride 3,401 users)

Benadryl

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

On Sep, 17, 2016

615 people who take Verapamil Hydrochloride, Benadryl are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Verapamil hydrochloride and Benadryl drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Verapamil Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Benadryl:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (1 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 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Verapamil Hydrochloride:
  • female: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • male: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
Benadryl:
  • female: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • male: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Verapamil Hydrochloride:
  • 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: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 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: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • muscular weakness
  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • asthenia
  • feeling of body temperature change
  • hallucination
  • loss of consciousness
  • malnutrition
  • muscle spasms
1 - 6 months:
  • drowsiness
1 - 2 years:
  • death
  • dyspnoea
  • erythema
  • syncope
  • coma
  • flushing
  • haematocrit decreased
  • hypokalaemia
  • infusion related reaction
  • iron overload
2 - 5 years:
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • eye infection
  • fabry's disease
  • fatigue
  • feeling abnormal
  • gastric disorder
5 - 10 years:
  • anger
  • dizziness (excl vertigo)
  • edema
  • nausea in the morning - females
10+ years:
  • ileus
  • anger
  • asthenia
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood glucose increased
  • blood pressure decreased
  • blood pressure increased
  • coronary artery occlusion
  • deafness
  • device failure
not specified:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • depression

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • headache
  • arthralgia
  • cough
  • hypotension
  • drug ineffective
  • chest pain
male:
  • fatigue
  • completed suicide
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • weight decreased
  • myalgia
  • fall
  • anxiety

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • abdominal distension
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • vaginal haemorrhage
  • ascites
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • enterococcal bacteraemia
  • pathogen resistance
20-29:
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • gallbladder cholesterolosis
  • subclavian vein thrombosis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • muscle spasms
  • nausea
  • pain
  • infusion related reaction
  • migraine
  • neoplasm malignant
30-39:
  • completed suicide
  • intentional overdose
  • status asthmaticus
  • cardiac arrest
  • pulmonary oedema
  • respiratory arrest
  • unresponsive to stimuli
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
  • overdose
40-49:
  • asthenia
  • myalgia
  • hypothyroidism
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • depression
  • pain in extremity
  • dyspnoea
  • insomnia
50-59:
  • completed suicide
  • weight decreased
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • chills
  • cholelithiasis
  • emotional distress
  • hypotension
  • memory impairment
  • myocardial infarction
60+:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • cough
  • arthralgia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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