Review: could Benadryl cause Increased tendency to bruise?
We study 26,361 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Increased tendency to bruise. Find out below who they are, when they have Increased tendency to bruise and more.
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Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,318 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
Increased tendency to bruise
Increased tendency to bruise (increased tendency to injure the underlying soft tissue or bone) (latest reports from 19,516 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 26,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 20 people (0.08%) have Increased Tendency To Bruise. They amount to 0.10% of all the 19,442 people who have Increased Tendency To Bruise on eHealthMe.
Time on Benadryl when people have Increased tendency to bruise * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Increased tendency to bruise||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Increased tendency to bruise when taking Benadryl * :
|Increased tendency to bruise||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Increased tendency to bruise when taking Benadryl * :
|Increased tendency to bruise||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||35.71%||21.43%||28.57% |
Severity of Increased tendency to bruise when taking Benadryl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Increased tendency to bruise||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Increased tendency to bruise ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (4 people, 20.00%)
- Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 10.00%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 10.00%)
- Pain (1 people, 5.00%)
- Angioedema (1 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Premarin (4 people, 20.00%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 15.00%)
- Synthroid (3 people, 15.00%)
- Prednisone tab (3 people, 15.00%)
- Zocor (2 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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