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  1. Food Allergies & Forced Vomitting?
    ... but been pretty close a few times. A double dose of Benadryl has handled all the situations we've been in. If ... had a secondary reaction that we attributed to the Benadryl wearing off in the middle of the night. It was less ... and us too) and was pretty upsetting. I think the Benadryl works for about 4 hours. We heard another parent ... initial reaction is fairly severe and getting the Benadryl in him is key as it takes about 15-20 min to work ... relief version that has the same active ingredient as Benadryl that is available for kids? Decisions. Decisions...

  2. Has anyone ever noticed histamine blockers (Zantac, Tagamet, Pepcid AC) help allergy?
    ... and "anti-histamines" are your allergy meds like Benadryl . Good luck with your tests and stuff, hope you figure...

  3. LDA shots
    ... know if they have been tested or not. they just take benadryl or something when the allergies start acting up...

  4. Can post nasal drip cause stomach problems?
    ... It's really annoying. I've been taking 50 mgs. Benadryl at a time. It helps somewhat. If I get really fed...

  5. Delayed Adverse Reaction to CAT scan contrast medium
    ... is unclear. But the steroid of Solumedrol and the Benadryl turned me around. The next day I felt great. The following ... helped have reduced their effectiveness and I need more Benadryl and Solumedrol? Could this also be the reason for...

  6. Yellow Dye #5 allergy
    ... desperately need some relief. I have been on Prednisone, Benadryl , Claritin, and a prescription antihistamine. Some...

  7. I am allergic to dustmites!!!
    ... since chlorine irritates the sinuses. o Finally, 2-3 benadryl (no prescription antihistamine at this time) =...

  8. Is there a way to reverse Histamine production, or slow it down once reaction?
    ... but your throat can swell also. You can always take Benadryl (anti histamine) once it starts. It is a pill form...

  9. How do you find a GREAT allergist?
    ... everyday which is an antihistamine. In addition, he took Benadryl an hour before the allergy injection. He is hyper...
    ... I can't take Benadryl right now. It's way too harsh. Allegra makes my heart...

  10. Allergy Shot reactions
    ... time. All I can do is take another Zyrtec, rub some Benadryl cream on it and suffer. It's usually better by the...
    ... away faster if you take an antihistamine. I took benadryl in addition to Allegra. You might want to ask your...

  11. Benadryl for Bee Stings?
    ... the pharmacist said to take 2 tsp of the Children's Benadryl ......

  12. HELP! Sudden allergies! Can I be allergic to 1 cat but not others?
    ... taking Zyrtec -- which doesn't seem to help much and Benadryl . PLEASE help! I love my kitties soooo much! ...

  13. anyone allergic to honey???
    ... honey again??? My dr has me carrying an epipen and benadryl in my purse at all times because since my first reaction...
    ... honey again??? My dr has me carrying an epipen and benadryl in my purse at all times because since my first reaction ... food eaten in normal quantities...sometimes even with Benadryl , and mild diuretics I look well, not human with lip...

  14. Alcohol Allergy?
    ... immediately and walked to my car thinking I'd have some Benadryl in it. By the time I got to my car (which was parked ... away from the bar, I decided to drive home to get Benadryl instead of going to the ER. I did not want to pay ... My eyes were almost swollen shut. I took about 8 Benadryl (at this point not worrying about overdosing) and ... could breath. I told myself I'd go to the ER if the Benadryl didn't kick in soon. Luckily, it did and the reaction...

  15. Do you think I have allergies - not sure???
    ... about allergies....are these symptoms similar. Would Benadryl be helpful to combating this problem. Any help would...

  16. hives- please help!
    ... touch outside. tonight the hives are not responding to benadryl , hydrocortisone cream or an oatmeal bath. i am EXTREMELY...

  17. Allegra, Zyrtec, Singulair, Claritin???
    ... I remember, then if I have a bad allergy I take 2 Benadryl . No other kind has worked for me, but you have to ... for me, but it really helps prevent them. Where is Benadryl stops an attack. Depending on how bad it is, will ... depend on what kind of Benadryl I take. no other OTC meds work for me. they are all ... But since I got my new Meds, I haven’t opened my Benadryl yet. I still have sneezing attacks but it’s not...

  18. Allergies and Allegra Issues - Need Help
    ... Allegra, Zyrtec, Claritin, Periactin, Chlortrimeton, Benadryl , etc.) are not habit forming and can be discontinued...

  19. just wanted to quickly share my allergy story: improvement and unimprovement
    ... me. So I never experienced your side effects. Only Benadryl and lots of it. The side effect are drowsiness: taking...
    ... had to gather all my otc meds, and just chuck it. benadryl gives me allergy attacks. sudafed and alavert don...

  20. Can Allergies come on at any age?
    ... year, for the past almost 3 wks, I have been taking Benadryl everyday, Zicam allergy gel, and the Visine allergy...

  21. Zicam for Allergies?
    ... and it may take 1-2 weeks to work... I also take Benadryl and Visine AC drops for my itchy eyes...None of it ... to help for the itching eyes and throat, except the benadryl ... Any advice would be appreciated...Thanks!...

  22. Indoor Allergy - Please help me figure it out
    ... aswell, its like doing nothing at all for it. try Benadryl , you can get day or night too, but both will sometimes ... t get it under control. you will have to give him Benadryl child, so if his allergies are very little before ... bed give him one Benadryl , if they are bad, give him 2, and if it doens't work ... talk to your doctor about givng him regular Benadryl , when I was younger I had to take regular becasue ... if it was bad gave me a full pill. I don't know if benadryl child is going to work as good as benadryl since I...
    ... like me, I have to go outside and nothing works, only Benadryl and fresh air. if he is like me, he could get worse...

  23. Allergy testing- huge welts after
    ... itching continue for a week after, I usually took a Benadryl to help with it. and I have to carry an eppy pen....

  24. antibiotics causing rash from light exposure
    ... anything, i went again and still have them. i took benadryl tonight, will it go away if i stay out of the sun...

  25. Daughter
    ... circle rash all over her legs. He said to give her Benadryl ......but she has been on it for awhile.... Dr wanted ... attacks but I didn't want her on that, he said give her benadryl at bedtime to help her sleep. Well she was on it ... Could she possibly be having a reaction to the Benadryl ? She just started it like I said 10days prior to...

  26. Mascara allergy-swollen eyelids!
    ... eyelids were swollen, red and itchy. I immediately took benadryl , applied cold compress, tea bags... the swelling has...

  27. Does anyone here have this as well..Chronic Hives, Angioedema, and Asthma?
    ... Singulair,Zantac(for the hives),flonase,plumacort, and benadryl daily. What I want to know is if anyone out there ... time the only thing to help is either steroids or benadryl . It is starting to make it dificult to work. I recently...
    ... zyrtec, tagamet, levothyroxin, vistaril/atarax and benadryl as needed. So, I COMPLETELY sympathize with your situation...

  28. Allergy mystery Feeling depressed Help me
    ... to a stronger dose or something. I've been taking benadryl and it works really we'll on them but someone said...

  29. Post Nasal Drip Question??
    ... every allergy medicine available - Singulair, Allegra, Benadryl , Nasonex, etc. I just went for allergy testing...

  30. Dust Mites Allergy
    ... Check with her doctor and see if she can take Benadryl or some other allergy medicine for her age range....

  31. Allergy or Something Else?
    ... but I do not think that is the cause. Did you use benadryl during your breathing problems, and did it help at...

  32. Allergic To Benadryl
    ... The previous poster is correct in that an allergy to Benadryl is highly unusual. Often, when someone thinks they ... have reacted to Benadryl , its really either the red dye in the product or something ... allergy symptom that triggered her to take a dose of Benadryl , right? It could be that allergy has progressed and ... is not responding to the Benadryl . If you do think it could be the dye, Benadryl does...
    ... In January 2007 my dermatologist warned me about Benadryl allergy. I was using Benadryl daily on face to relieve ... itching from Rosacea. Apparently becoming allergic to Benadryl is not so rare after all. If I was at risk using ... the topical, would hate to take Benadryl pills....
    ... happened with the Tylenol PM....which is tylenol and benadryl . And I told him what the pharmicist said. He said ... am saying. "No One...I mean No One is allergic to benadryl . It is an anti-histamine. It blocks histamines...
    ... discovered that my girlfriend is highly allergic to benadryl . As we speak she is laying in bed covered with hives ... know of a way to counteract the active ingredients in benadryl ? I would check and see if Dye free Benadryl did ... smae thing....Because as they others have stated, Benadryl is an antihstamine and histamines are what cause hives...
    ... [/FONT] [FONT="Comic Sans MS"]I am allergic to Benadryl . In 1991 I had gotten poison oak. I was given the ... had no idea, nor did the doctors, that it was the benadryl until one morning after taking the pill I had rash ... down my neck and chest. Of course they stopped the benadryl immediately and I have to report my allergy to it ... symptoms were, and then say, "yep...you are allergic to benadryl !" :) I recently discovered that I am allergic ... antibiotic). It does not contain the red dye like the benadryl . This one caused breathing problems...and I have...
    ... my neighbor has a reaction to benadryl .. it makes her heart race. She is allergic to many...
    ... You didn't say what type of Benadryl . If it was the pill form, you should see if it had...
    ... ..I'm not the only one with this problem. I took Benadryl as a kid and developed the same horrible measle-like ... doctor asks if I'm allergic to any meds, I tell them benadryl and they look at me like I'm nuts. My allergy doctor ... asked my allergy doctor if I could take the dye free benadryl that is out now and he told me not to...that it's ... only other person besides you that is allergic to benadryl ). Good luck!...
    ... to everything these days. Yeah...dont try that benadryl ...that measle like thing was horrible and I wouldnt ... Have a great weekend...Your "weird allergic to benadryl ' friend... D :)...
    ... to everything these days. Yeah...dont try that benadryl ...that measle like thing was horrible and I wouldnt ... Have a great weekend...Your "weird allergic to benadryl ' friend... D :) I too am allergic to red dye ... allergies than any other person I have read about. I think Benadryl is another problem. I have to take it out of the capsule...
    ... a lot of connections from medical sources between benadryl and anaphylaxis. Apparently Benadryl is a man-made...
    ... Yes I'm allergic to benadryl . I had a bug bite that was itching. I sprayed ... benadryl on the bite and my heart started racing and I got...

  33. Severe Hives, Foot Swelling. HELP!!
    ... I took her to the ER where the gave her an IV of benadryl , pepcid, and some steroid (not prednisone) after a...
    ... we figured it out. Shes allergic to Benadryl . For hte last 3 days, she has been on it. every time...

  34. Any advice would be appreciated!
    ... suffering, and I will also encourage him to have some Benadryl at bedtime as a preventative measure. Thanks so...

  35. Allergy Med Question
    ... much difference on them either. At present she takes Benadryl when she has a sinus drainage. Good luck!...

  36. Allergy in bath water.
    ... complain of it being itchy. I give him 2 childrens Benadryl and watch for other syptoms. He has a second cousin...

  37. Miserable
    ... every morning, and when I have a bad allergy I take Benadryl , I take different amounts depending on how bad it...

  38. Watery Eyes
    ... insane is the watering eyes!!! I took 2 Ibuprofen, 2 Benadryl capsules, and a vitamin today, but my eyes just keep...

  39. Hives Making me Crazy
    ... antihistimes (Zyrtec, Atarax, Zantac) and I am also taking benadryl at night to sleep. I take this stuff daily, and still...
    ... ran to the doc and she gave me a steroid shot and benadryl . I have been on been on benadryl for about 6 days...

  40. Hive maybe that came to a head? What could this be?
    ... on his bottom that looked like a hive. I gave him benadryl and he put benadryl cream on it. The next day it...

  41. Allergic reaction to azithromycin.....please help!!!
    ... doctors since no one was home and they said to take benadryl and if my breathing was hampered then go to the ER...
    ... to twitch a little. I am going to take some more benadryl and hopefully that will help. I have been taking ... sudafed so I will take some benadryl . Thanks....

  42. What is causing my allegies? Please help
    ... reaapear when outside in the cold. I decided to take benadryl and it worked the hives disappeared. I 'am on antibiotic...
    ... was a cold daya and they came back even more , the benadryl did help they almost all cleared up , so today i took...
    ... This cold weather is nuts. I haven't been using the benadryl so my body doesn't rely on it , so that when i really...
    ... At this point of time, don't be worry that the benadryl will stop working on you. Take it as and when you ... it has never stopped working for me. By the way, is benadryl making you drowsy? There're newer generation antihistamines...

  43. Singuliar For allergies How often do you take yours and do you have side effects?
    ... no side effects. It is a better antihistimine than Benadryl ....

  44. Allergies To Tequila Anyone?
    ... tequila again for a long long time. By the way, Benadryl made the swelling go down considerably within two...

  45. Allergy Shots
    ... reactions. I was still taking Clariton and even took Benadryl before the last one, but still swelled up like a balloon...

  46. high dose benadryl long term effects
    ... emergency room. When I told the doctor about the amout of Benadryl I was taking, he said the side effects of that would ... them with a prescription steroid and fewer doses of Benadryl ....
    ... emergency room. When I told the doctor about the amout of Benadryl I was taking, he said the side effects of that would ... them with a prescription steroid and fewer doses of Benadryl . HI How much benedryl and how often? Are you also...
    ... I was taking 2 benadryl every three to four hours. Prednisone has not helped ... home, I guess I will deal with it. I am still taking benadryl three times a day. Three in the morning and before ... after. I have tried topical steroid creams, no help. Benadryl is my best bet so far....

  47. allergies everday
    ... found no relief outside of the occasional relief from benadryl (sp?) and my inhalers. For about a week alavert seemed...

  48. Cold Urticaria
    ... ordinary, So what was causing me hives? I drank some benadryl I got home and the hives were gone and I fell asleep...

  49. Allergic to Bees *and* Immunotherapy
    ... reaction. I was given 80mgs of steroids and some liquid benadryl . Later that evening (about 5 hours later), after...

  50. zyrtec
    ... he gave him the zyrtec is because I told him that benadryl made him hyper. I feel he should have known then that...

  51. Is this common?
    ... up sooo bad, I had to go to the emergency room and benadryl shots. Doctor ordered me to get rid of the cats...

  52. Hives all over my body
    ... with hives all over my body but not my face. I took benadryl but basically could not function on the benadryl. ... wore before washing. But that is not conclusive. Benadryl does help, also. Not sure benadryl helps shingles...

  53. red dye hert me bad
    ... with red itchy hives when I came to my wife gave me benadryl after about 5 min later I was vomiting & diahrea after...

  54. My Arms are driving me Crazy
    ... really have an answer, but until you find one, try benadryl cream....works like magic!...

  55. Is is possible to develop allergies?
    ... reactions I had when I was tested for allergies. Benadryl at bedtime might help, or try Claritin for the daytime...

  56. anyone allergic to "Aspartame" (artificial sweetener)?
    ... it anymore & I know you know what I mean - I take " Benadryl " and it helps. But you can only do that when it ... bad because it makes you tired and you can't live on Benadryl . I have found a cream/lotion called "Cerave" and...

  57. please give me hope that the itching will stop!
    ... cases where applying a topical antihistimine like Benadryl lotion/gel will counteract one that you take internally ... have mentioned. It seemed to help me the most, though Benadryl was a close second. I'm willing to bet that the...

  58. I feel like The Worst Mom
    ... needle would have to go to the nearst ER. Sometimes benadryl does the trick where the Epi Pen doesn't have to be...

  59. Allergies, anxiety and misery
    ... to needles, I dont even like to look at them, I use benadryl and it helps, but nothing ever does the job 100%...

  60. At the end of my rope, please, please help.
    ... Im not on any meds right now, but Ive had to take benadryl everyday, and that only helps for a few minutes, maybe...

  61. Never-ending nose blowing
    ... ironmental allergies and am taking Flonase and Allegra plus Benadryl at night. Just lately, for the last few months, I...
    ... stay away from medication. I do occasionally take benadryl for night time allergies, but I don't in the day time...

  62. itchy hives
    ... after having my second child). I had to have IV benadryl , Epi and something else in the hospital, which reduced ... Right now I am taking Prednisone for 5 days and benadryl every 4 hours for the same amount of time. I notice...

  63. Does Anyone Know Of A Natural Allergies Remedies
    ... I am tired of taking benadryl . I want to try a natural approach. Your replies will...

  64. Weird Allergy
    ... cherrikiss.. use benadryl cream or Cortisone cream on the bumps several times...

  65. Allergy testing coming up..
    ... You can take a Benadryl . They are safe to take before and immediately following...

  66. my nose is dripping~
    ... clears up congestion, but I don't have that. I know Benadryl would be great, but can't take that at work. I will...

  67. Benadryl
    ... having a severe allergy problem and I do not have any Benadryl I can take a sleeping pill to help with the symptoms ... think that my generic sleeping pills are cheaper than Benadryl ....

  68. peanut allergy
    ... letting him go out). Thats excellent that you carry benadryl and epipen jr. everywhere! Very important!!...

  69. What do you rec I take for these symptoms?
    ... doesn't make me sleepy is preferred. I just took a Benadryl Allergy and Sinus and want to curl up under my desk...
    ... doesn't make me sleepy is preferred. I just took a Benadryl Allergy and Sinus and want to curl up under my desk...
    ... I only take Benadryl at night because it makes me so drowsy. If you need...

  70. Allergies = Coughing???? Help please!
    ... for me, but I know that it can help other people. Benadryl is stronger and may work for you. It sounds like...

  71. Dystonia reaction to meds? Doc doesn't understand it
    ... from lidocaine to humira inj. to vancomycin. I take benadryl , ativan, pepcid, zyrtec, rescue inhaler to get it...

  72. red, red eye(s)!!
    ... ve also recently discovered Kirkland brand generic Benadryl (sp?) so I'll be able to breathe without taking out ... of Zyrtec was absurd! I highly recomment the faux benadryl - I take it at night and sleep like a baby....

  73. Itchy rash as opposed to non-itchy rash
    ... or how to control it. Nothing helps, I have tried Benadryl , OTC antihistimine meds, Claritin etc. It doesn't...

  74. Help please. I'm at wits end!!
    ... possible to be allergic to prednisone? what about benadryl ? they give me over 100 mg of that too! anyone who ... can't handle benadryl ? i really must get to the bottom of this! it's so...

  75. Anyone else-- do seasonal allergies make you feel generally "sick"?
    ... nervous, achy and stuffy! I like this better than benadryl . Hopefully this will get me through the season. ...


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