Benadryl and Increased appetite - from FDA reports
Increased appetite is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ibuprofen, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Increased appetite 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, 07, 2017
43,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 123 people (0.28%) have Increased Appetite
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Increased Appetite *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Increased Appetite when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 70.25 %
- male: 29.75 %
Age of people who have Increased Appetite when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.27 %
- 10-19: 6.33 %
- 20-29: 10.13 %
- 30-39: 11.39 %
- 40-49: 26.58 %
- 50-59: 22.78 %
- 60+: 21.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (16 people, 13.01%)
- Stress And Anxiety (15 people, 12.20%)
- Hypersensitivity (14 people, 11.38%)
- Pain (13 people, 10.57%)
- Narcolepsy (12 people, 9.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ibuprofen (21 people, 17.07%)
- Chantix (18 people, 14.63%)
- Tylenol (16 people, 13.01%)
- Naproxen (16 people, 13.01%)
- Claritin (15 people, 12.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (43 people, 34.96%)
- Fatigue (35 people, 28.46%)
- Nausea (29 people, 23.58%)
- Weight Decreased (25 people, 20.33%)
- Insomnia (24 people, 19.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Increased appetite when taking Benadryl?
Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 47,702 users)
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