Benadryl and Tachycardia - from FDA reports


Summary

Tachycardia 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 Tachycardia 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, 18, 2017

44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 1,021 people (2.28%) have Tachycardia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benadryl cause Tachycardia?

Time on Benadryl when people have Tachycardia *:

  • < 1 month: 80.7 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.77 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.51 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 1.75 %

Gender of people who have Tachycardia when taking Benadryl *:

  • female: 61.99 %
  • male: 38.01 %

Age of people who have Tachycardia when taking Benadryl *:

  • 0-1: 0.86 %
  • 2-9: 4.03 %
  • 10-19: 5.01 %
  • 20-29: 8.07 %
  • 30-39: 9.41 %
  • 40-49: 17.97 %
  • 50-59: 21.52 %
  • 60+: 33.13 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (80 people, 7.84%)
  • Breast Cancer (53 people, 5.19%)
  • Depression (48 people, 4.70%)
  • Crohn's Disease (47 people, 4.60%)
  • High Blood Pressure (41 people, 4.02%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tylenol (239 people, 23.41%)
  • Ativan (162 people, 15.87%)
  • Zofran (160 people, 15.67%)
  • Decadron (151 people, 14.79%)
  • Zometa (127 people, 12.44%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (368 people, 36.04%)
  • Nausea (275 people, 26.93%)
  • Chest Pain (237 people, 23.21%)
  • Fever (205 people, 20.08%)
  • Fatigue (201 people, 19.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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