Will you have Quadriplegia with Benadryl - from FDA reports

Summary

Quadriplegia is reported only by a few people who take Benadryl. We study 53,315 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA. Among them, 1 have Quadriplegia. Find out below who they are, when they have Quadriplegia and more.



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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on diphenhydramine hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Benadryl) and Benadryl (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Quadriplegia are also considered in the study.

What is Benadryl?

Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 57,530 users)

What is Quadriplegia?

Quadriplegia (a four limb paralysis) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 2,210 Quadriplegia patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Feb, 23, 2019

53,315 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Quadriplegia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benadryl cause Quadriplegia?

Gender of people who have Quadriplegia when taking Benadryl *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Quadriplegia when taking Benadryl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 100 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Mucopolysaccharidosis Vi (an inherited lysosomal storage disorder caused by the deficiency of n-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfates (arylsulfatase b), an enzyme normally required for the breakdown of certain complex carbohydrates): 1 person, 100.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Naglazyme: 1 person, 100.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (sudden dysfunction of heart and lungs): 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Acute Upper Airway Obstruction (blockage occurs in the upper airway): 1 person, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you have Quadriplegia while taking Benadryl?


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