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Old 11-30-2008, 06:51 PM   #1
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too much benadryl?

my roommate's heart is beating fast and shes not sure if she took too much benadryl she took 2 pills in a 3 hour range and theyre 25 mg in a pill she also has a headache. she wanted to take ibiprofen but im not sure if thats exactly what she should do...does anyone know?

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Old 12-01-2008, 03:28 AM   #2
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Re: too much benadryl?

Ibu should be fine for her headache as long as she doesn't also have a stomach ache.

25 to 50mg every 6 to 8 hours is the proper dosage for Benadryl, so it doesn't look like she took too much.

This post is too late, sorry - I hope she's feeling better this morning.

Old 12-01-2008, 07:31 AM   #3
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Re: too much benadryl?

she is feeling better thank you

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