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Review: could Benadryl cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea 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 Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 26,394 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,276 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,359 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,112,588 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Nov, 13, 2014: 26,394 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 1,276 people (4.83%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Benadryl when people have Diarrhea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Benadryl * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Benadryl * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Benadryl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (159 people, 12.46%)
- Breast cancer (94 people, 7.37%)
- Hypertension (86 people, 6.74%)
- Multiple myeloma (78 people, 6.11%)
- Depression (66 people, 5.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (302 people, 23.67%)
- Decadron (251 people, 19.67%)
- Zofran (217 people, 17.01%)
- Aspirin (206 people, 16.14%)
- Protonix (202 people, 15.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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