Benadryl and Cough - from FDA reports
Cough 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 Pain. This review analyzes which people have Cough 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 Nov, 23, 2017
44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 1,703 people (3.8%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 81.61 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.34 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.45 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.15 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 67.43 %
- male: 32.57 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.31 %
- 2-9: 4.38 %
- 10-19: 5.4 %
- 20-29: 4.38 %
- 30-39: 7.36 %
- 40-49: 18.39 %
- 50-59: 24.96 %
- 60+: 34.51 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (145 people, 8.51%)
- High Blood Pressure (119 people, 6.99%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (117 people, 6.87%)
- Asthma (113 people, 6.64%)
- Crohn's Disease (96 people, 5.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (388 people, 22.78%)
- Zometa (262 people, 15.38%)
- Decadron (249 people, 14.62%)
- Zofran (196 people, 11.51%)
- Lasix (195 people, 11.45%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (666 people, 39.11%)
- Fatigue (538 people, 31.59%)
- Nausea (434 people, 25.48%)
- Chest Pain (405 people, 23.78%)
- Pain (392 people, 23.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I take numerous vitamins along with a multi vitamin 2x daily. I have been taking vitamins for as long as I can remember and just recently developed a dry cough and metallic taste when I cough. I don't have any normal symptoms i.e.. High blood pressure, cold, flu, etc ... I am 64 and this ...
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Been on benicar/hct for 10years, I am female, 61 years old. Developed a cough. Basically coughing 24/7. Out of control. And yes I pee my self. I have had it for a year. I have been off benicar for 2 weeks, Dr said it should be out of my System @3 weeks. How long did it take for the cough to go ...
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 ...
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