Benadryl and Psychiatric symptom - from FDA reports
Psychiatric symptom 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 Heparin, and have Major depression. This review analyzes which people have Psychiatric symptom 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.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Apr, 11, 2017
43,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 24 people (0.06%) have Psychiatric Symptom
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Psychiatric Symptom *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Psychiatric Symptom when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 54.17 %
- male: 45.83 %
Age of people who have Psychiatric Symptom when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 4.55 %
- 2-9: 4.55 %
- 10-19: 9.09 %
- 20-29: 9.09 %
- 30-39: 4.55 %
- 40-49: 13.64 %
- 50-59: 40.91 %
- 60+: 13.64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Major Depression (4 people, 16.67%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (3 people, 12.50%)
- Mitral Valve Replacement (3 people, 12.50%)
- Coronary Artery Bypass (3 people, 12.50%)
- Fibromyalgia (2 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Trasylol (9 people, 37.50%)
- Heparin (9 people, 37.50%)
- Protamine Sulfate (7 people, 29.17%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 29.17%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 50.00%)
- Pain (9 people, 37.50%)
- Acute Kidney Failure (9 people, 37.50%)
- Injury (8 people, 33.33%)
- Emotional Distress (6 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Psychiatric symptom when taking Benadryl?
Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 47,702 users)
Psychiatric symptom has been reported by people with depression, high blood cholesterol, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, quit smoking (latest reports from 5,111 Psychiatric symptom patients).
Browse all side effects of Benadryla b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Psychiatric symptomPsychiatric symptom
Could your condition cause Psychiatric symptomPsychiatric symptom
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
I had cough, runny nose and slight fever a week back. So after 2 days I took Benadryl. One day after taking Benadryl I noticed loss of smell and most of the taste (can't notice much other than sweet......I don't notice even very spicy food now.) Since 3 days I am trying steam, salt water ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I have been taking Benadryl for several years for allergy. I also have taken large doses of it over a few years when I had anaphylactic shock from a cancer pill. After getting off the cancer pill, it took a few years to get over the severe allergic reactions. It was during this time that my ...
Everytime I take benadryl.. I bleed! I have a birth control rod in my arm just replaced about 7mths ago so going on 4yrs on this type of b.c. guess I should not take benadryl. They have no warning about bleeding while on birth control on the package but should be making America aware by labels!!
Anybody know if benadryl is rough on the endocrine system? I have issues with an adrenal gland but I cannot find any information about this! It helps me get restful sleep but I'm a bit worried about trying to use this long term!
I have been taking Benadryl just recently but I don't feel it has caused my urticaria. But I see a high amount of people who indicated that Benadryl was the cause? Is that correct? I had been taking aleve and Advil for years and they too have very high numbers reported as having Urticaria. ...