Review: could Benadryl cause Drug screen positive?
Summary: Drug screen positive is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression.
We study 26,435 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 57 have Drug screen positive. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug screen positive 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)
Drug screen positive
Drug screen positive has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 4,209 Drug screen positive patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 26,435 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 57 people (0.22%) have Drug Screen Positive.
Time on Benadryl when people have Drug screen positive * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug screen positive||75.00%||12.50%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Drug screen positive when taking Benadryl * :
|Drug screen positive||53.45%||46.55% |
Age of people who have Drug screen positive when taking Benadryl * :
|Drug screen positive||2.08%||2.08%||4.17%||10.42%||27.08%||41.67%||10.42%||2.08% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (23 people, 40.35%)
- Insomnia (11 people, 19.30%)
- Ill-defined disorder (8 people, 14.04%)
- Back pain (7 people, 12.28%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 8.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (12 people, 21.05%)
- Zoloft (12 people, 21.05%)
- Zolpidem tartrate (8 people, 14.04%)
- Wellbutrin (7 people, 12.28%)
- Oxycodone hcl (7 people, 12.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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