Benadryl and Death - from FDA reports
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 Avastin, and have Lung neoplasm malignant. This review analyzes which people have Death with Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,578 people who have side effects when taking Benadryl from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 04, 2017
43,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 1,655 people (3.8%) have Death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Death *:
- < 1 month: 78.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.89 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Death when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 54.71 %
- male: 45.29 %
Age of people who have Death when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 1.02 %
- 2-9: 0.9 %
- 10-19: 1.24 %
- 20-29: 1.81 %
- 30-39: 4.52 %
- 40-49: 12.9 %
- 50-59: 22.29 %
- 60+: 55.32 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Lung Neoplasm Malignant (131 people, 7.92%)
- Pain (113 people, 6.83%)
- Breast Cancer Female (109 people, 6.59%)
- Breast Cancer (86 people, 5.20%)
- Renal Cell Carcinoma (76 people, 4.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Avastin (684 people, 41.33%)
- Decadron (636 people, 38.43%)
- Tylenol (526 people, 31.78%)
- Aloxi (375 people, 22.66%)
- Zofran (298 people, 18.01%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (454 people, 27.43%)
- Pain (330 people, 19.94%)
- Nausea (324 people, 19.58%)
- Weakness (295 people, 17.82%)
- Breathing Difficulty (238 people, 14.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Death when taking Benadryl?
Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 47,702 users)
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