A 46-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

does benadryl (diphenhydramine) gel help with flea bites?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Todd Zimmerman
25 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Possibly: Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may help calm down the itch a bit but will not make them go away quicker. Time usually does the trick here...Oh yeah, and stay away from the fleas.
Answered on Sep 25, 2016
5
5 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Dennihy
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
PROBABLY NOT: An accidental bite into 1 Benadryl (diphenhydramine) liquid gel will probably have no consequences. In the future if any medicine is accidentally inge ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Carveth
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Sure: Sure but why it doesn't work well that way.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
You choose: That is your choice. One does not go to the doctor for these type of questions.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
43 years experience Pharmacology
BENADRYL (diphenhydramine): Each capsule contains 25 mg of Diphenhydramine (benadryl (diphenhydramine)). 75 mg of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) exceeds the normal maximum dose of 5 ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month