Review: Imitrex and Benadryl drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Imitrex and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 158 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
Imitrex (latest outcomes from 5,955 users) has active ingredients of sumatriptan succinate. It is often used in migraine.
Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,259 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 158 people who reported to have interactions when taking Imitrex, Benadryl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Imitrex (sumatriptan succinate)
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Imitrex, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||64|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||45|
|Pain In Extremity||43|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||36|
|Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased||28|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Imitrex, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||6|
|Respiration Abnormal (abnormal breathing process)||4|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||4|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||4|
|Pain In Extremity||4|
|Dyspnoea Exertional (breathlessness or shortness of breath)||4|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Imitrex (sumatriptan succinate) is often used to treat migraine. Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is often used to treat allergen. 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:
- Imitrex is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Imitrex alternatives:
- Benadryl alternatives:
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