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How much Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is considered too much?

How much Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is considered too much?

Benadryl (diphenhydramine): Either the recommended amount based on weight through the directions on the box or following your doctors recommendations if the recommended dose they made is higher. ...Read more

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Drug Interaction (Definition)

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Are there any drug interactions? I took 3mg melatonin at 1:30am, Aller-tec at 10:30 am, Lansoprazol at 11:30, and Benadryl(allergic reaction) at 12pm

Are there any drug interactions? I took 3mg melatonin at 1:30am, Aller-tec at 10:30 am,  Lansoprazol at 11:30, and Benadryl(allergic reaction) at 12pm

Nighty night: The worst thing that'lll happen with those meds is that you'll probably get some much needed rest! LOL....I know cuz I've 4 teenagers of my own. At least you've got a good reason to be sleeping with the melatonin and Benadryl (diphenhydramine). That should put you down for a little snooze. Otherwise, you should be good. Do you really need all those drugs? Your pharmacist can also help you with drug interactions ...Read more

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Are there any drug interaction with inderal (propranolol) and diphenhydramine?

No: There are no significant interactions between these two drugs. They are safe to take together. ...Read more

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I ingested an allergen 5 days ago. I am still having a reaction and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is the only drug working well. At 190 lbs how much can I take safely?

I ingested an allergen 5 days ago. I am still having a reaction and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is the only drug working well. At 190 lbs how much can I take safely?

Unusual: Unless it was a drug, the allergic reaction does not usually lasts this long. As for Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) the dose is more dependent on its side effects than weight. Most people should be able to tolerate up to 50 mg 4x daily (except those ...Read more

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Can some drug you with benadryl (diphenhydramine)?

Yes: One can be drugged with anything. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can cause drowsiness, dizziness, confusion, nausea, urinary retention and more if given high doses or to susceptible individuals. ...Read more

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What type of drug is Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and what are its uses?

What type of drug is Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and what are its uses?

Benadryl (diphenhydramine): It is a first generation antihistamine. Very powerful but has side effects that many 2nd generation otc antihistamines do not have. Among it uses are for allergies and in otc sleep aides. ...Read more

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Can a person be truly allergic to benadryl (diphenhydramine)? (not to the die but the drug itself) if so can desensitization work?

Diphenhydramine: allergy to the active component can occur, very rare though, desensitazation can be performed but why? desensitazation is resorted to for any any drug if it is the only drug available to treat certain condition and no available alternatives, which isn't the case with diphenhydramine, get a second opinion, take care ...Read more

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Are there any interactions with lisinopril and benadryl?

Are there any interactions with lisinopril and benadryl?

Lisinopril benadryl: Are there any interactions with lisinopril and benadryl? ANS: not that I am aware. Best to check this at Drugs.com. Live video consult will help find reason you think you need to add benadryl. Sometimes it is give for lisinopril allergy. ...Read more

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I took allegra, zyrtec, and benadryl today. none of them seem to be working. are there any interactions?

I took allegra, zyrtec, and benadryl today. none of them seem to be working. are there any interactions?

Combining the three : May not be a good idea . What are your symptoms sometimes a doctor may add steroids and other instructions to control severe allergic Rhinitis ...Read more

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Can taking a tablet of xyzal help to blunt an allergic reaction to a drug as fast & effectively as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) would?

Can taking a tablet of xyzal help to blunt an allergic reaction to a drug as fast & effectively as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) would?

Possibly: You don't describe what kind of a reaction and what drug you are asking about. Depending on the medication and reaction, medications other than anti-histamines may be necessary. If you are asking about an itchy rash, odds are that the 2 medications may be equvally effective. ...Read more

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Will benadryl (diphenhydramine) have an effect on a methacholine challenge since its a anticholinergic drug?

Will benadryl (diphenhydramine) have an effect on a methacholine challenge since its a anticholinergic drug?

Possibly : To get the best indication of bronchial hyper reactivity, you should not take any antihistamines for 3 to 7 days before the challenge. Unless, of course, the point is to see if Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will diminish the reactivity. That's why you need to discuss such questions with the physician who ordered the test. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Diphenhydramine (Definition)

Diphenhydramine is a sedating antihistamine which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


Benadryl (Definition)

Diphenhydramine is a sedating antihistamine which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more