Review: Benzonatate and Benadryl
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Benzonatate and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 157 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 31, 2014: 157 people who reported to have interactions when taking Benzonatate, Benadryl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Benzonatate (benzonatate)
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Benzonatate, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||157|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||90|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||68|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Benzonatate, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||2|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Benzonatate (benzonatate) is often used to treat cough. Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is often used to treat allergies. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Benzonatate is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Benzonatate alternatives:
- Benadryl alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 years ago):
mainly concerned if it is safe to take these two drugs together because of the drowsiness potential.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
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- Have benadryl users ever experienced sudden onset hearing loss in one ear? does i hearing return?
I've been taking Benadryl tablets to control intense itching for the past two months or so. My last tablet was 2 days ago. Today, over the course of 2 hours, I've lost a significant amount of hearing in one ear. Has anyone else experienced this? Was your hearing restored, and if so, with treatmen ...
- How do you know for sure benadryl caused the hair loss
I'm 36 years old and have been taking Benadryl to help sleep for 6-8 months, 4-5 nights a week. The past couple months I've noticed a ton of shedding especially around my crown towards the mid to back of my part and now see my scalp through the hair that is still there. I'm starting to panic and ha ...
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