Review: Valium and Benadryl drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Valium and Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,294 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
Valium (latest outcomes from 21,743 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,259 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 1,294 people who reported to have interactions when taking Valium, Benadryl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Valium (diazepam)
- Benadryl (diphenhydramine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Valium, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||296|
|Headache (pain in head)||173|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||159|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||155|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Valium, Benadryl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Binge Eating (pattern of disordered eating which consists of episodes of uncontrollable eating)||1|
|Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;)||1|
|Skin Striae (irregular areas of skin that look like bands, stripes, or lines)||1|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Valium (diazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. 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:
- Valium is used in:
- Benadryl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Valium alternatives:
- Benadryl alternatives:
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