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How long after taking 50mg benadryl (diphenhydramine) is it safe to drink alcohol?

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Dr. John Chiu answered

Specializes in Allergy and Immunology

The drowsiness effect from Benadryl (diphenhydramine) varies from one person to another. Although the antihistaminic effect may last for over a day, the drowsiness effect is likely less than 6 hrs. Alcohol just makes the drowsiness worse.

Answered Feb 9, 2021



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