Benadryl and High blood sugar - from FDA reports
High blood sugar 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 Aredia, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have High blood sugar 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 Oct, 19, 2017
44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 252 people (0.56%) have High blood sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have High blood sugar *:
- < 1 month: 89.47 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.26 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.26 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 66.13 %
- male: 33.87 %
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.46 %
- 20-29: 5.56 %
- 30-39: 13.89 %
- 40-49: 23.15 %
- 50-59: 17.59 %
- 60+: 39.35 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (31 people, 12.30%)
- Multiple Myeloma (30 people, 11.90%)
- High Blood Pressure (23 people, 9.13%)
- Pain (22 people, 8.73%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (19 people, 7.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aredia (72 people, 28.57%)
- Zometa (66 people, 26.19%)
- Ambien (63 people, 25.00%)
- Ativan (55 people, 21.83%)
- Prilosec (54 people, 21.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (94 people, 37.30%)
- Breathing Difficulty (72 people, 28.57%)
- Anaemia (71 people, 28.17%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (65 people, 25.79%)
- Joint Pain (61 people, 24.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Honestly I will never take this pill ever again. I wish I could say I only felt drowsy . At first I did and then I started getting these really sad and depressive thoughts and I know it's the pill because I had a great day. I start crying for no reason . My boyfriend asked me what was wrong and ...
I had cough, runny nose and slight fever a week back. So after 2 days I took Benadryl. One day after taking Benadryl I noticed loss of smell and most of the taste (can't notice much other than sweet......I don't notice even very spicy food now.) Since 3 days I am trying steam, salt water ...
User reviews to the study
Should you take Benadryl for an allergy when you have multiple pulmonary embolisms, pulmonary hypertension, I am now on 24 hour oxygen as of Tuesday, May 23, the right chamber of my heart is markedly enlarged and a history of of other heart issues i.e., stent placement in the LAD and ...
I have been taking Benadryl for several years for allergy. I also have taken large doses of it over a few years when I had anaphylactic shock from a cancer pill. After getting off the cancer pill, it took a few years to get over the severe allergic reactions. It was during this time that my ...
I am,taking rituxin infusion for polymyositus. I just completed by second course of two infusions. My blood sugar is thru the roof stayin the 200 range for several days. I am not on insulin. Normal run 110 to 160 after meals. Has anyone else seen this result and does it go down?
Everytime I take benadryl.. I bleed! I have a birth control rod in my arm just replaced about 7mths ago so going on 4yrs on this type of b.c. guess I should not take benadryl. They have no warning about bleeding while on birth control on the package but should be making America aware by labels!!