Review: could Benadryl cause Aortic Stenosis?


Summary

Aortic stenosis is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyrtec, and have Depression . We study 28,793 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 46 have Aortic stenosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Aortic stenosis and more.

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Benadryl

Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 33,627 users)

Aortic Stenosis

Aortic stenosis (obstruction to the outflow of blood from the left ventricle into the aorta) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, rashes, abdominal pain, sinus bradycardia (latest reports from 3,842 Aortic stenosis patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

28,793 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 46 people (0.16%) have Aortic Stenosis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benadryl cause Aortic stenosis?

Time on Benadryl when people have Aortic Stenosis *:

  • < 1 month: 80 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Aortic Stenosis when taking Benadryl *:

  • female: 82.22 %
  • male: 17.78 %

Age of people who have Aortic Stenosis when taking Benadryl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.23 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 6.45 %
  • 50-59: 9.68 %
  • 60+: 74.19 %

Severity if Aortic Stenosis when taking Benadryl **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (15 people)
  • Anxiety (11 people)
  • Muscle Spasms (8 people)
  • Human Seminal Plasma Hypersensitivity (8 people)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zyrtec (21 people)
  • Albuterol (15 people)
  • Tylenol (14 people)
  • Oxygen (12 people)
  • Nexium (11 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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