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When to take Benadryl

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Yes: There is no interaction between these medications. Take them as directed.

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes, that is the maximum dose.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sunita Kanumury
35 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Yes they work in combination for upper respiratory allergies.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: There should be no issues.
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Some variables here: IV is faster than oral, but what dose and for what indication (sleep, rash, allergy, etc.) are you questioning please.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Combination isn't advisable, benadryl (diphenhydramine) may increase CNS depressive effects of virtussin, better see your doctor if the cough is reall ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Not recommended: that is above the usual dose and will likely produce significant sleepiness. Even one might be a problem with driving. Furthermore, it is very unlikel ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
No: Very poor sleep medication with possible side effects if you are taking it to sleep. I hope this helps. If you want to talk more about this schedule a ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
About an hour: It will take about an hour to take effect.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Sure: Plain Children's Benadryl and plain Adult's Benadryl have the same diphenhydramine ingredient. One just has to decide how many milligrams to take (suc ... Read More

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