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Review: could Benadryl cause Short-term memory loss?

We study 26,361 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 535 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.

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Benadryl

Benadryl (latest outcomes from 29,317 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.

Short-term memory loss

Short-term memory loss (latest reports from 466,562 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Jul, 13, 2014: 26,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 535 people (2.03%) have Short-term Memory Loss. They amount to 0.11% of all the 465,817 people who have Short-term Memory Loss on eHealthMe.

Trend of Short-term memory loss in Benadryl reports

Time on Benadryl when people have Short-term memory loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Short-term memory loss63.27%2.04%2.04%2.04%8.16%14.29%8.16%

Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Benadryl * :

FemaleMale
Short-term memory loss64.72%35.28%

Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Benadryl * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Short-term memory loss0.00%0.21%1.88%5.21%13.33%29.58%16.67%33.12%

Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Benadryl ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Short-term memory loss8.33%58.33%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Short-term memory loss0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (56 people, 10.47%)
  2. Hypertension (50 people, 9.35%)
  3. Insomnia (37 people, 6.92%)
  4. Multiple sclerosis (35 people, 6.54%)
  5. Depression (34 people, 6.36%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (105 people, 19.63%)
  2. Zometa (98 people, 18.32%)
  3. Ambien (90 people, 16.82%)
  4. Neurontin (73 people, 13.64%)
  5. Oxycontin (68 people, 12.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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