Review: Losartan and Benadryl drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Losartan and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 438 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Losartan (latest outcomes from 13,748 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,259 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 438 people who reported to have interactions when taking Losartan, Benadryl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Losartan (losartan potassium)
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Losartan, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||160|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||64|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||48|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)||46|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Losartan, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Tumour Lysis Syndrome (a group of metabolic complications that can occur after treatment of cancer, these complications are caused by the breakdown products of dying cancer cells)||2|
|Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)||2|
|Lupus Nephritis (a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disorder that may affect kidney tissue)||1|
|Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Ill-defined disorder
- Multiple myeloma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Losartan (losartan potassium) is often used to treat high blood pressure. 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:
- Losartan is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Losartan alternatives:
- Benadryl alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
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From this study (4 years ago):
could the benadryl that is taken @ 75milligrams every 4 hours IM, cause high blood sugars, or produce complacation for diabetis?
started norvasc cozaar regimen 2 years ago. now, whenever I take it in the morning 2 hrs later I literally pass out! Help!
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- 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 ...
- Do you have heart palpitations while taking losatan potassium?
I'm a 60 year old male (high cholesterol; 139/94bp)whose doctor prescribed Lisinopril to get that BP number down. That BP drug caused a cough (as noted in side effects) so my medication was changed to Losartan Potassium (March 2013) by June 2013 I developed daily heart palpitations. A very severe pa ...
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