Benadryl and Itching - from FDA reports
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 Tylenol, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Itching 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 Mar, 30, 2017
43,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 2,766 people (6.35%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 90.87 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.73 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.44 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.96 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 72.28 %
- male: 27.72 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 1.62 %
- 10-19: 2.49 %
- 20-29: 5.31 %
- 30-39: 12.74 %
- 40-49: 18.28 %
- 50-59: 24.7 %
- 60+: 34.81 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (176 people, 6.36%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (161 people, 5.82%)
- Pain (142 people, 5.13%)
- Crohn's Disease (132 people, 4.77%)
- High Blood Pressure (119 people, 4.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (399 people, 14.43%)
- Remicade (255 people, 9.22%)
- Prednisone (241 people, 8.71%)
- Decadron (204 people, 7.38%)
- Zyrtec (176 people, 6.36%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (991 people, 35.83%)
- Urticaria (560 people, 20.25%)
- Nausea (424 people, 15.33%)
- Fatigue (400 people, 14.46%)
- Breathing Difficulty (398 people, 14.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 47,685 users)
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