Who have Weight decreased with Benadryl - from FDA reports

Weight decreased 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 study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,573 people who have side effects when taking Benadryl from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 01, 2018

51,573 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 1,757 people (3.41%) have Weight decreased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benadryl cause Weight decreased?

Time on Benadryl when people have Weight decreased *:

  • < 1 month: 49.37 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.32 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.53 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.66 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.59 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.53 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Weight decreased when taking Benadryl *:

  • female: 64.43 %
  • male: 35.57 %

Age of people who have Weight decreased when taking Benadryl *:

  • 0-1: 0.07 %
  • 2-9: 1.92 %
  • 10-19: 2.36 %
  • 20-29: 5.46 %
  • 30-39: 6.64 %
  • 40-49: 19.85 %
  • 50-59: 22.14 %
  • 60+: 41.55 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 174 people, 9.90%
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 117 people, 6.66%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 94 people, 5.35%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 85 people, 4.84%
  5. Depression: 79 people, 4.50%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Tylenol: 354 people, 20.15%
  2. Zometa: 264 people, 15.03%
  3. Zofran: 255 people, 14.51%
  4. Decadron: 255 people, 14.51%
  5. Ambien: 198 people, 11.27%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 606 people, 34.49%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 574 people, 32.67%
  3. Weakness: 504 people, 28.69%
  4. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 442 people, 25.16%
  5. Pain: 441 people, 25.10%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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