Review: could Benadryl cause Prostate cancer?
Summary: Prostate cancer is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ativan, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 26,437 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Prostate cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Prostate cancer and more.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,397 Benadryl users)
Prostate cancer has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems. (latest reports from 21,863 Prostate cancer patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 26,437 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 28 people (0.11%) have Prostate Cancer.
Time on Benadryl when people have Prostate cancer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Prostate cancer||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Gender of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Benadryl * :
|Prostate cancer||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Benadryl * :
|Prostate cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.38%||50.00%||34.62% |
Severity of Prostate cancer when taking Benadryl ** :
How people recovered from Prostate cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (8 people, 28.57%)
- Prostate cancer (4 people, 14.29%)
- Asthenia (4 people, 14.29%)
- Hypoaesthesia (4 people, 14.29%)
- Crohn's disease (3 people, 10.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (13 people, 46.43%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (12 people, 42.86%)
- Levaquin (12 people, 42.86%)
- Zofran (12 people, 42.86%)
- Oxycontin (12 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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