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 43,578 people who have side effects when taking Benadryl from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 06, 2017
43,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 615 people (1.41%) have Edema
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Edema *:
- < 1 month: 92 %
- 1 - 6 months: 8 %
- 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: 78.68 %
- male: 21.32 %
Age of people who have Edema when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.63 %
- 10-19: 3.06 %
- 20-29: 5.51 %
- 30-39: 6.33 %
- 40-49: 20.2 %
- 50-59: 27.35 %
- 60+: 35.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (83 people, 13.50%)
- Pain (63 people, 10.24%)
- Depression (62 people, 10.08%)
- Metastases To Bone (59 people, 9.59%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (42 people, 6.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (183 people, 29.76%)
- Aredia (149 people, 24.23%)
- Ativan (111 people, 18.05%)
- Decadron (110 people, 17.89%)
- Celebrex (107 people, 17.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (199 people, 32.36%)
- Pain (185 people, 30.08%)
- Stress And Anxiety (173 people, 28.13%)
- Nausea (167 people, 27.15%)
- Bone Disorder (161 people, 26.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Edema when taking Benadryl?
Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 47,702 users)
Edema (excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 44,025 Edema patients).
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