Itching 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 Prednisone, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 26,575 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,677 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 28,893 users)
Itching has been reported by people with erythema multiforme, fever, rashes, drug ineffective, fatigue (latest reports from 85,622 Itching patients).
On Jul, 27, 2016
26,575 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 1,677 people (6.31%) have Itching
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I took Benadry for a few months last year to help me to sleep. Then one day I woke up itching and the itching never stopped. I went to a doctor who prescribed cortisone oil and Zyrtec the itching improved but as soon as I stopped taking them the itching would come back severely. I don't know what to do and I am desperate. How do I relief the itching? How do I stop taking a medication that has a grip on me?
took Benadryl before bed to help me sleep. Still couldn't sleep and began felt nauseous, itchy skin, body pain and muscle cramps. Woke up got ready for work and took my Strattera and ate breakfast went to work. Symptoms worsened considerably within 30min and lead to vomiting, extreme cold sweats and chills, and body pain. Felt a little better after vomiting went home and slept.
Diagnosed with prostate cancer 2 years ago, had radical prostatectomy, radiation therapy and lupron injection. (Feb. 2015 was date of lupron) Have had itchy red rash over trunk and arms and legs for 5 months. Nothing seems to help. Steroids did a little bit
I am 17 and heart patient by birth and had 3 major open heart surgeries, and I was prescribed warfarin on July 2015 by my cardiologist so I started taking that, and it's been 7 months and then I started itching so my GP prescribed me Cetirizine Hydrochloride (10mg). As I've heard that you can't ...
took Benadryl before bed to help me sleep. Still couldn't sleep and began felt nauseous, itchy skin, body pain and muscle cramps. Woke up got ready for work and took my Strattera and ate breakfast went to work. Symptoms worsened considerably within 30min and lead to vomiting, extreme cold sweats ...
Have suffered endlessly with after stroke itching. NO doctor I've seen ( four so far ) has a clue what I'm talking about . I'm pretty incensed that this has gone on so long, and then to find out that this actually is a 'left over ' condition of strokes!! I'd like to learn what the solution is???
I am a 61 yr. old female. I was given alendronate sodium 70 mg. weekly dose. Stopped taking it after 7 weeks because of itching in my neck. Now almost 1 month later, the itching has intensified and even keeps me up at night. Cortisone injection as well as oral itch pills have not helped. ...
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