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can you give benadryl (diphenhydramine) to a child taking adderall? he takes 15 mg in am, 10 mg at lunch and 5-10mg after school.

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Dr. Felecia Sumner
9 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: There are no known interactions with these medicines combined.
Answered on Jan 26, 2020

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