Review: could Diphenhydramine cause Epilepsy?
We study 2,026 people who have side effects while taking Diphenhydramine from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Epilepsy and more.
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Diphenhydramine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,983 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia.
Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) (latest reports from 70,853 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion, pain.
On Aug, 25, 2014: 2,026 people reported to have side effects when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride. Among them, 1 people (0.05%) has Epilepsy. They amount to 0.00% of all the 70,754 people who have Epilepsy on eHealthMe.
Time on Diphenhydramine hydrochloride when people have Epilepsy * :
Gender of people who have Epilepsy when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Epilepsy when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride * :
Severity of Epilepsy when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Epilepsy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Haloperidol (1 people, 100.00%)
- Kemadrin (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I've always had mood swings and have suffered with depression throughout my life. Recently I started taking Benadryl at night to help with allergies. I found that it helped me sleep better also. I'm not sure if I'm just noticing that I may have a mood disorder that's always been there or if it is caused by the Benadryl requip combo
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I am vigorous and healthy. My fainting happens when my head moves backward rapidly such as when I lie down in bed too fast. I recover quickly with no additional effects. I am not sure this is caused by my medication.
From this study (1 month ago):
Ringing started after first few doses of Benadryl
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