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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Diphenylhydramine: Many pharmaceutical companies make generic Benadryl (diphenhydramine) under name of diphenylhydramine.Brand name Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is made by ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Diphenylhydramine: Many pharmaceutical companies make generic Benadryl (diphenhydramine) under name of diphenylhydramine.Brand name Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is made by ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Benadryl (diphenhydramine): It is a first generation antihistamine. Very powerful but has side effects that many 2nd generation otc antihistamines do not have. Among it uses are ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
InappropriateQuestio: It is an inappropriate question for this site We can not answer this question.Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is anti allergic medicine and used for certai ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
No, you should: not mix antihistamines. Pick one or the other and stay with it
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Rooklin
49 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: The limiting factor as to how much antihistamine one can take is generally what the side-effects are. If it makes you too sleepy when combined with o ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Allegra (fexofenadine): Allegra (fexofenadine) should be safe for you and less sedating.It is an entirely differentchemical.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Golenbock
49 years experience Pediatrics
Insect bite: Benadryl (diphenhydramine) treats allergic reactions. Amoxicillin treats a small number of bacterial infections, but not all of them. Cortisone crea ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
No: That is no a side effect of benadryl (diphenhydramine).
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Just avoid: Benadryl (diphenhydramine). There are other antihistamines. Hives develop from a signal from the brain to histamine releasing cells in the skin. It i ... Read More
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