Benadryl and Prostate cancer - from FDA reports


Summary

Prostate cancer is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Prostate cancer with Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 44,874 people who have side effects when taking Benadryl from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 22, 2017

44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 41 people (0.09%) have Prostate cancer


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benadryl cause Prostate cancer?

Time on Benadryl when people have Prostate cancer *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 25 %

Age of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Benadryl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 16.67 %
  • 50-59: 40.0 %
  • 60+: 43.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (13 people, 31.71%)
  • Weakness (4 people, 9.76%)
  • Hypoaesthesia (4 people, 9.76%)
  • Crohn's Disease (4 people, 9.76%)
  • Macular Degeneration (3 people, 7.32%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (16 people, 39.02%)
  • Levaquin (14 people, 34.15%)
  • Ativan (14 people, 34.15%)
  • Zofran (13 people, 31.71%)
  • Oxycontin (13 people, 31.71%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (18 people, 43.90%)
  • Pain (16 people, 39.02%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (15 people, 36.59%)
  • Osteoarthritis (15 people, 36.59%)
  • Depression (15 people, 36.59%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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