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Review: could Benadryl cause Migraine?

Summary: Migraine is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Migraine.

We study 26,402 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 357 have Migraine. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraine and more.

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Benadryl

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

Trend of benadryl reports

Migraine

Migraine (headache) (latest reports from 47,669 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain.

Trend of Migraine reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 26,402 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 357 people (1.35%) have Migraine.

Trend of Migraine in Benadryl reports

Time on Benadryl when people have Migraine * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Migraine88.89%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.11%

Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Benadryl * :

FemaleMale
Migraine90.14%9.86%

Age of people who have Migraine when taking Benadryl * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Migraine0.00%1.41%5.28%8.45%18.31%25.70%28.87%11.97%

Severity of Migraine when taking Benadryl ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Migraine0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Migraine ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Migraine (46 people, 12.89%)
  2. Depression (43 people, 12.04%)
  3. Osteoporosis (33 people, 9.24%)
  4. Pain (33 people, 9.24%)
  5. Hypertension (29 people, 8.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (78 people, 21.85%)
  2. Neurontin (70 people, 19.61%)
  3. Zofran (68 people, 19.05%)
  4. Aspirin (58 people, 16.25%)
  5. Reglan (50 people, 14.01%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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