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A 32-year-old female asked:

Can you take benadryl (diphenhydramine) with phenobarbital?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 43 years experience
You could, but: I wouldn't recommend it. Both are sedating, and could be additive.
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Can i take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and qnasl?

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Dr. Sunita Kanumury
Allergy and Immunology 36 years experience
Yes: Yes they work in combination for upper respiratory allergies.
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A 39-year-old female asked:

Can I take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and virtussin?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
No: Combination isn't advisable, benadryl (diphenhydramine) may increase CNS depressive effects of virtussin, better see your doctor if the cough is really bothersome, good luck
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Last updated Jun 19, 2017

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