Los Angeles, CA
A 23-year-old male asked:
is it safe to take one diphenhydramine capsule after i've already taken one regular loratadine capsule? both over-the-counter brands benadryl+claritin
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Anesthesiology 40 years experience
Probably safe: There will be some additive sedation, but a single dose should be fine. Ask the prescribing physician or your pharmacist if you have questions about drug interactions.
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Psychiatry 32 years experience
Benadryl/Loratadine: One time use is safe. Beware of some sedation.
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Last updated Jul 18, 2016
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