Review: could Benadryl cause Death?
Summary: Death 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 Lasix, and have Pain.
We study 26,437 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 487 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,397 Benadryl users)
Death has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple myeloma, dialysis, diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 183,872 Death patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 26,435 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 494 people (1.87%) have Death.
Time on Benadryl when people have Death * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Death when taking Benadryl * :
Age of people who have Death when taking Benadryl * :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (56 people, 11.34%)
- Breast cancer (39 people, 7.89%)
- Nausea (37 people, 7.49%)
- Depression (30 people, 6.07%)
- Anaemia (25 people, 5.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (133 people, 26.92%)
- Aspirin (112 people, 22.67%)
- Decadron (102 people, 20.65%)
- Zometa (96 people, 19.43%)
- Zofran (79 people, 15.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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