Review: Lisinopril and Benadryl drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Lisinopril and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,829 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
Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,622 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. 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: 1,829 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lisinopril, Benadryl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lisinopril (lisinopril)
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lisinopril, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||453|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||321|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||246|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||223|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||189|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lisinopril, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||6|
|Headache (pain in head)||5|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||5|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||5|
|Multi-organ Failure (multisystem organ failure)||4|
|Renal Tubular Necrosis (death of kidney tubules)||4|
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
- Diphenhydramine hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Lisinopril (lisinopril) 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:
- Lisinopril is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Lisinopril alternatives:
- Benadryl alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
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will any these come up positive
Diagnosed with vascular dementia in 2008. Recently elevated blood pressure which is why clonidine was added. HCTZ recently dropped from her drug regimen. She was diagnosed with low sodium levels after going to ER for high blood pressure. Her dementia symptoms, confusion, and disorientation have increased . Also she often looses her balance and has had several falls.
Decreasing fluid intake is difficult and she is thirsty all the time. She also goes to the bathroom very often. Seeking info for my 82 year old mother
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