Benadryl and Rapid heart beat - from FDA reports
Rapid heart beat 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 Crohn's disease. This review analyzes which people have Rapid heart beat 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 May, 04, 2017
43,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 828 people (1.9%) have Rapid Heart Beat
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Rapid Heart Beat *:
- < 1 month: 86.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 8.86 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.53 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.53 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rapid Heart Beat when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 68.67 %
- male: 31.33 %
Age of people who have Rapid Heart Beat when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.58 %
- 2-9: 5.63 %
- 10-19: 5.77 %
- 20-29: 7.07 %
- 30-39: 9.67 %
- 40-49: 20.78 %
- 50-59: 21.07 %
- 60+: 29.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Crohn's Disease (52 people, 6.28%)
- Pain (50 people, 6.04%)
- Asthma (41 people, 4.95%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (38 people, 4.59%)
- Depression (33 people, 3.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (181 people, 21.86%)
- Remicade (94 people, 11.35%)
- Decadron (81 people, 9.78%)
- Zofran (64 people, 7.73%)
- Prednisone (55 people, 6.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (251 people, 30.31%)
- Breathing Difficulty (217 people, 26.21%)
- Chest Pain (195 people, 23.55%)
- Nausea (175 people, 21.14%)
- Rashes (153 people, 18.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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