Login    Sign up

eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community


All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Tools       Community       Reviews       Q&As       Apps       Professionals
Home > Benadryl > Hypertension > Benadryl and Hypertension

Review: could Benadryl cause Hypertension (High blood pressure)?

Summary: Hypertension 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 Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 26,402 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,257 have Hypertension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypertension and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Benadryl and have Hypertension >>>

Benadryl

Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,359 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.

Trend of benadryl reports

Hypertension

Hypertension (high blood pressure) (latest reports from 327,932 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

Trend of Hypertension reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 26,402 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 1,390 people (5.26%) have Hypertension.

Trend of Hypertension in Benadryl reports

Time on Benadryl when people have Hypertension * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hypertension89.16%4.82%2.41%1.20%1.20%0.00%1.20%

Gender of people who have Hypertension when taking Benadryl * :

FemaleMale
Hypertension68.18%31.82%

Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Benadryl * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hypertension0.56%2.25%3.78%4.59%10.78%19.47%22.37%36.20%

Severity of Hypertension when taking Benadryl ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hypertension0.00%83.33%16.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Hypertension ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hypertension20.00%0.00%80.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (110 people, 7.91%)
  2. Pain (86 people, 6.19%)
  3. Breast cancer (56 people, 4.03%)
  4. Depression (55 people, 3.96%)
  5. Multiple sclerosis (53 people, 3.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (204 people, 14.68%)
  2. Zofran (199 people, 14.32%)
  3. Zometa (189 people, 13.60%)
  4. Protonix (186 people, 13.38%)
  5. Decadron (183 people, 13.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Hypertension while taking Benadryl?

You are not alone! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Benadryl and have Hypertension
- support group for people who take Benadryl
- support group for people who have Hypertension

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Does benadryl work for pet dander?
    (Asked by a 61 year old man who has Benadryl For Pet Dander, and takes Benadryl)
    hi I have been taking Benadryl or pet dander? It seemed to work well even if I only take one tablet. Does anyone also find that taking one tablet does not make you drowsy? How often should I take one tablet of Benadryl which is 25 mg? has anyone found any other allergy medication that work or pet da ...

  • Can i take a cold medicing while taking metoprolol succinate er 25mg
    (Asked by a 66 year old man who has High Blood Pressure, and takes Metoprolol Succinate)
    Just want to know if can I take a cold medicine while Metoprolol Succinate ER 25mg

  • What causes a headache only when coughing or shaking the head?
    (Asked by a 57 year old man who has Headache, and takes Benadryl)
    Head hurts only when shaken or I cough. I suspect benadryl or amytriptaline

  • Alprazolam & amoxicillin
    (Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
    Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.

  • Will taking dong quai interfere with the effectiveness of my nexplanon birth control implant?
    (Asked by a 21 year old woman who has High Blood Pressure, and takes Metoprolol Succinate, Nexplanon)
    My cycle has been all over the place since getting my implant. I read Dong Quai could help with regulation but I worry it will alter the effectiveness of the birth control.

More questions for: Benadryl, Hypertension

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Dyphenhydramine and headaches horrible going one almost 24 hours a day for 4 weeks and cant get them to stop, now looking for cause . think its the dyphenhydramine im taking to help me sleep .
    (Posted by a 63 year old woman who has Headaches, and takes Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride)
    have been taking 3 dyphenhydramine for some time to help me sleep , just in last few weeks began having severe headache almost all the time.. cant get it to go away. just found out it can cause headache and am going to lower my intake to one per night and see if my headaches get better. am taking mi ...

  • Amlo dipine and terazosin
    (Posted by a 66 year old man who has High Blood Pressure, BPH, and takes Terazosin Hydrochloride, Amlodipine Besylate)
    I have taken combination since 04/13 I have experienced ED lower testosterone and elevated PSA. Prior to that I was taking terazosin and hydrochorizide without any side effects. I stop taking the amlodipine during a juice fast and my PSA levels decreased when I stopped fasting and returned to taking ...

  • Nightmare on benadryl
    (Posted by a 54 year old man who has Nightmare, Hard Time Sleeping, and takes Benadryl)
    After 5 nights without sleep and not having past bad dreams, the last 2 night's taking walfrin sub, for benadryl has terrified THE WORST OF WORST dream in my 55 years. Peaceful start of a dream then seeing myself or family,friends get slottard.crazy thing is I don't watch scary movies or the news. I ...

  • Victoza and liver cancer (cholangiocarcinoma)
    (Posted by a 59 year old man who has Anaemia Vitamin B12 Deficiency, Sleep Apnea, Hypertension, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Cholangiocarcinoma (liver Cancer), and takes Diovan, Atenolol, Metformin, Victoza)
    My husband was recently diagnosed with stage 4 liver cancer after taking Victoza for several years. The doctor discontinued the Victoza when the cancer was diagnosed but he actually started feeling better after he stopped it until the cancer started progressing. Since cholangiocarcinoma nd pancreati ...

  • Benadryl completed suicide 50 year old
    (Posted by a 50 year old woman who has Completed Suicide, and takes Alcohol, Methenamine Hippurate, Xanax, Benadryl)
    My mother comitted suicide by taking a bottle of Benadryl. She also had been drinking, she had taken xanax and drank beer, she also took 300 Benadryl pills and started having seizures and went to the hospital was brain dead and her heart stopped the next morning.

More reviews for: Benadryl, Hypertension

Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):

More related studies for: Benadryl, Hypertension

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

48 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent updates:

- Vertirosan, A-hydrocort drug interactions (2 seconds ago)

- Lexapro, Amoxicillin Pediatric drug interactions (3 seconds ago)

- Xyrem, Nitrol drug interactions (6 seconds ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Lyrica and Lactose Intolerance

- Onglyza and Vision Blurred

- Diabetes

- Xarelto and Ringing In The Ears

- Rifinah and Weight Gain - Unintentional

 

Recent Q&As

- Anyone have severe mouth blisters/ulcers from rituan lasting more than 8 months????
Answer: Mouth ulcers whenever I lower my abilify dosage. Went to d ... (18 hours ago)


- Does a side effect exist through maca (nutrition supplement from peru) like urinary tract infection or a kidney infection?
Answer: I seem to have exact the same simptoms as Klaus, I started ... (21 hours ago)


- Does benadryl work for pet dander?
Answer: In my experience, if a person takes Benadryl regularly the ... (23 hours ago)

 

Recent user reviews

- Hair loss with enbrel
I have been on Enbrel for 4 months and started seeing sign ... (9 hours ago)


- Jaw pain and naproxen
Taking naproxen for pain relief of mortons neuromas. 500 m ... (17 hours ago)


- Jakavi_side effects on weight gain
Gained 6 kgs after 3 months of using Jakafi 5mg (4 tabs)/d ... (1 day ago)

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.