Review: Elavil and Benadryl
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Elavil and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 812 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Elavil (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Benadryl (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
On Oct, 17, 2013: 812 people who reported to have interactions when taking Elavil, Benadryl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Elavil (amitriptyline hydrochloride)
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Elavil, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
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Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Elavil, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amitriptyline hcl
- Diphenhydramine hcl
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By tlcfisher: What would cause a false positive for valium? i.e. i didnt take it, but has shown up in several of my urine test
(for a 32 year old woman who takes Suboxone, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Melatonin, Benadryl, Excedrin, Ranitidine)
I've been going to my Suboxone doctor for over a year now. In that time all I have done (as far as "narcotic" go) is my Suboxone and when my grandpa passed she wrote me a small script, on 2 different occasion for Xanax 0.5 (which I was actually able to hold onto until about a month ago..) Well, yest ...
(Number of patients like tlcfisher: 1,929)
- By scravens: What side effect did you get while using adipex and amilitriptyline
(for a 28 year old woman who takes Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Adipex-p)
I just want to know what side effects these two drugs will have with each other since I will be taking both of the. I am only taking one for now.
(Number of patients like scravens: 1,451)
- By Francesca: I have been treated with gleevec for 10 years for cml and have recently been diagnosed with enthesopathy. is there a correlation between the two?
(for a 54 year old woman who has Enthesopathy In Hip Area, and takes Gleevec, Estradiol, Spironolactone, Pantoprazole, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride)
I recently was diagnosed with Enthesopathy after an exam and xray.I began to experience sever pain in my left hip that was not related to an accident.
(Number of patients like Francesca: 2,290)
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- By Jillie: Leg pain and occasional arm and hand pain
(for a 69 year old woman who has Lower Leg Pain, and takes Benadryl)
I started having leg pains at night, lower leg felt like the muscle and bone were being pulled causing sharp pain. It was relieved by getting up and walking but would last most of the night. I finally realized after suffering this over and over for months, that it only happened when I had taken be ...
(Number of patients like Jillie: 641)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Elavil (amitriptyline hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. 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:
- Elavil is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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