Benadryl and Edema - from FDA reports
Edema 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 Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Edema with Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 44,874 people who have side effects when taking Benadryl from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 634 people (1.41%) have Edema
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Edema *:
- < 1 month: 92.59 %
- 1 - 6 months: 7.41 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Edema when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 78.85 %
- male: 21.15 %
Age of people who have Edema when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.58 %
- 10-19: 3.17 %
- 20-29: 5.35 %
- 30-39: 6.53 %
- 40-49: 19.8 %
- 50-59: 27.72 %
- 60+: 35.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (83 people, 13.09%)
- Pain (64 people, 10.09%)
- Depression (64 people, 10.09%)
- Metastases To Bone (59 people, 9.31%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (49 people, 7.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (183 people, 28.86%)
- Aredia (149 people, 23.50%)
- Ativan (112 people, 17.67%)
- Decadron (110 people, 17.35%)
- Celebrex (108 people, 17.03%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (202 people, 31.86%)
- Pain (194 people, 30.60%)
- Stress And Anxiety (181 people, 28.55%)
- Nausea (174 people, 27.44%)
- Bone Disorder (161 people, 25.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 49,081 users)
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