Benadryl and Autoimmune thrombocytopenia - from FDA reports
Autoimmune thrombocytopenia is reported only by a few people who take Benadryl. We study 44,874 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA. Among them, 4 have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia. Find out below who they are, when they have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Aug, 23, 2017
44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 25 %
- 50-59: 50 %
- 60+: 25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (1 person, 25.00%)
- Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (1 person, 25.00%)
- Crohn's Disease (1 person, 25.00%)
- Asthma (1 person, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (2 people, 50.00%)
- Medrol (2 people, 50.00%)
- Lisinopril (1 person, 25.00%)
- Azathioprine (1 person, 25.00%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Purpura (2 people, 50.00%)
- Mouth Haemorrhage (2 people, 50.00%)
- Non-Neutralising Antibodies Positive (1 person, 25.00%)
- Drug Ineffective (1 person, 25.00%)
- Anaemia (1 person, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia when taking Benadryl?
- Check symptoms - is autoimmune thrombocytopenia caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsAutoimmune thrombocytopenia and drugs with ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeAutoimmune thrombocytopenia and Benadryl from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 49,079 users)
Autoimmune thrombocytopenia (isolated low platelet count (thrombocytopenia) with normal bone marrow and the absence of other causes of thrombocytopenia) has been reported by people with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 986 Autoimmune thrombocytopenia patients).
Browse all side effects of Benadryla b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Autoimmune thrombocytopeniaAutoimmune thrombocytopenia
Could your condition cause Autoimmune thrombocytopeniaAutoimmune thrombocytopenia
What would happen?
Questions to the study
I had cough, runny nose and slight fever a week back. So after 2 days I took Benadryl. One day after taking Benadryl I noticed loss of smell and most of the taste (can't notice much other than sweet......I don't notice even very spicy food now.) Since 3 days I am trying steam, salt water ...
Ambien quit working & other sleep meds have a higher copay w my insurance. I have taken Benadryl in the past w zero problems. This week, however, I'm itching all over. I haven't used Benadryl in 3 days, but still have slightly less intense random itchy places. No rash, no bumps. The itching ...
User reviews to the study
Should you take Benadryl for an allergy when you have multiple pulmonary embolisms, pulmonary hypertension, I am now on 24 hour oxygen as of Tuesday, May 23, the right chamber of my heart is markedly enlarged and a history of of other heart issues i.e., stent placement in the LAD and ...
I have been taking Benadryl for several years for allergy. I also have taken large doses of it over a few years when I had anaphylactic shock from a cancer pill. After getting off the cancer pill, it took a few years to get over the severe allergic reactions. It was during this time that my ...
Everytime I take benadryl.. I bleed! I have a birth control rod in my arm just replaced about 7mths ago so going on 4yrs on this type of b.c. guess I should not take benadryl. They have no warning about bleeding while on birth control on the package but should be making America aware by labels!!
Anybody know if benadryl is rough on the endocrine system? I have issues with an adrenal gland but I cannot find any information about this! It helps me get restful sleep but I'm a bit worried about trying to use this long term!