Review: could Benadryl cause Blood potassium decreased?
Summary: Blood potassium decreased could be caused by Benadryl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 26,199 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 150 have Blood potassium decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood potassium decreased and more.
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Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,278 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergen.
Blood potassium decreased
Blood potassium decreased (latest reports from 79,951 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, depression, osteoporosis.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 26,199 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 150 people (0.57%) have Blood Potassium Decreased. They amount to 0.19% of all the 79,906 people who have Blood Potassium Decreased on eHealthMe.
Time on Benadryl when people have Blood potassium decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood potassium decreased||50.00%||43.75%||0.00%||6.25%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Blood potassium decreased when taking Benadryl * :
|Blood potassium decreased||77.85%||22.15% |
Age of people who have Blood potassium decreased when taking Benadryl * :
|Blood potassium decreased||0.00%||0.00%||6.77%||2.26%||12.78%||17.29%||21.80%||39.10% |
Severity of Blood potassium decreased when taking Benadryl ** :
How people recovered from Blood potassium decreased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (12 people, 8.00%)
- Multiple sclerosis (11 people, 7.33%)
- Crohn's disease (11 people, 7.33%)
- Migraine (10 people, 6.67%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (10 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (26 people, 17.33%)
- Lasix (24 people, 16.00%)
- Ativan (22 people, 14.67%)
- Ambien (18 people, 12.00%)
- Solu-medrol (17 people, 11.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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