Review: could Benadryl cause Chronic sinus infection?
We study 26,366 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 84 have Chronic sinus infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Chronic sinus infection and more.
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Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,322 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
Chronic sinus infection
Chronic sinus infection (latest reports from 29,067 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 26,364 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 84 people (0.32%) have Chronic Sinus Infection. They amount to 0.29% of all the 29,056 people who have Chronic Sinus Infection on eHealthMe.
Time on Benadryl when people have Chronic sinus infection * :
Gender of people who have Chronic sinus infection when taking Benadryl * :
|Chronic sinus infection||90.91%||9.09% |
Age of people who have Chronic sinus infection when taking Benadryl * :
|Chronic sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.17%||0.00%||34.72%||37.50%||23.61% |
Severity of Chronic sinus infection when taking Benadryl ** :
How people recovered from Chronic sinus infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neoplasm malignant (23 people, 27.38%)
- Osteopenia (19 people, 22.62%)
- Discomfort (12 people, 14.29%)
- Granulocyte count decreased (11 people, 13.10%)
- Migraine (11 people, 13.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (69 people, 82.14%)
- Neurontin (46 people, 54.76%)
- Ativan (42 people, 50.00%)
- Decadron (42 people, 50.00%)
- Ambien (41 people, 48.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have been taking large amounts of benadryl almost daily for the last two years. These last 6 months I have noticed weird and painful/scary symptoms after taking my dose (yellow skin,reversed vision; i am normally nearsighted but after taking a dose I become farsighted or completely blurred.lower back pain, stomach burning, even seizures) these symptoms fade after the benadryl works its way out of my system. I just dont know if i should be concerned or not
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