Review: Keppra and Benadryl
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Keppra and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 260 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 28, 2014: 260 people who reported to have interactions when taking Keppra, Benadryl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Keppra (levetiracetam)
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Keppra, 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)||90|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||70|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||69|
|Neutropenia (an abnormally low number of neutrophils)||68|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||68|
|Headache (pain in head)||53|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||37|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Keppra, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
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 * :
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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On eHealthMe, Keppra (levetiracetam) is often used to treat epilepsy. 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:
- Keppra is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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