benadryl and diabetes

Wut is Benadryl use for?

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Benadryl is trypically used for allergies or an anti itch medicine.
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Side effects of benadryl?

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why would you want to take benadry (the brand name for diphenhydramine) long term? fagetaboutit. side effects are drying of mucous membrane, drowsiness, fatigue, difficulty urinating...

What is Benadryl used for?

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Benadryl is an antihistamine. It is normally used to help with allergy symptoms, sneezing, and runny nose. It can also help with itchy rashes. Also, it is occasionally used for motion sickness.
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Diabetes Type 2

Do's And Don'ts

Regular exercise and avoiding becoming overweight help prevent Type II diabetes.

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Is claritin like benadryl?

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Both are antihistamines. They exert similar physiologic effects.
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Does benadryl help nausea?

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Benadryl is an anti-histamine and would not relieve nausea.
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Diabetes Type 1

Do's And Don'ts

There's no way to prevent Type1 diabetes. Control your sugar levels by eating well and exercising.

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Expired benadryl ok to use?

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We can not recommend taking expired Benadryl
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Is benadryl good for sinus?

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sense that it could help dry up secretions, or decrease an allergic component of nasal congestion

Is loratadine like benadryl?

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Loratadine is a 'non-sedating antihistamine,' and diphenhydramine (/Benadryl) is a sedating antihistamine (aka: older / H1 & H2 blocker), so yes, they are close cousins in intended effects--just differ in side effects.

Can benadryl be cut in half?

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Pediatric Neurology
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Cutting benedryl

Benedryl comes in tablets and liquid in addition to capsules.. The dose can be reduced in half using the tablet or liquid.
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Will Benadryl help pink eye?

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If there's some itching associated with the eye infection, Benadryl may relieve that a bit, but it won't directly improve the underlying problem. Good luck.
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