Benadryl and Short-term memory loss - from FDA reports


Summary

Short-term memory loss 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 Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Short-term memory loss 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, 19, 2017

44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 865 people (1.93%) have Short-term memory loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benadryl cause Short-term memory loss?

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

  • < 1 month: 72.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.5 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 7.5 %

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

  • female: 68.95 %
  • male: 31.05 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.15 %
  • 2-9: 0.15 %
  • 10-19: 2.13 %
  • 20-29: 5.02 %
  • 30-39: 12.92 %
  • 40-49: 23.4 %
  • 50-59: 21.28 %
  • 60+: 34.95 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (87 people, 10.06%)
  • Pain (64 people, 7.40%)
  • High Blood Pressure (62 people, 7.17%)
  • Hypersensitivity (49 people, 5.66%)
  • Depression (47 people, 5.43%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tylenol (123 people, 14.22%)
  • Zometa (122 people, 14.10%)
  • Ambien (111 people, 12.83%)
  • Aspirin (93 people, 10.75%)
  • Neurontin (89 people, 10.29%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (275 people, 31.79%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (271 people, 31.33%)
  • Pain (255 people, 29.48%)
  • Headache (240 people, 27.75%)
  • Dizziness (215 people, 24.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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