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Method of use: Injection, Ointment, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Heal...
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Benadryl, Sominex and Addiction

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y better for you than plain old sominex? (benadryl) Than...
" ...I said before, I am on doxycycline which would be the ...doubt it. Question on the Ambien - I've heard some horror stories of addiction and hallucinations with it - ...you've had no problems? Is it any... "

Benadryl-generic store brand. 25mg Diphenhodromine-same act...
" ...or Seditives-wont even try Ambien; Most all have bad sides and addictive qualities. Im an ex-drug addict, ...I stay away! I use Benadryl-generic store brand. 25mg Diphenhodromine-same active ingredient... "

should not be addicted to Xanax after a week. Can you try...
" You should not be addicted to Xanax after a week. ...something over the counter like Sominex instead, it's the same exact ...used in Tylenol PM & Benadryl (diphenhydramine I think?) Still I... "

(benadryl/Sominex) and that helps but I can't...
" ...falling back asleep. My Dr recommended diphenhydramine (benadryl/Sominex) and that helps but I can't continue to take ...definately don't want to get addicted to a stronger sleeping pill.... "

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p meds, I take a Benadryl or 2 before bed. Benadryl's acti...
" ...doctor and was prescribed Ambien. It worked perfectly for a year before my mother decided I was addicted (which I was not) and ...a lot of Unisom and Sominex (over the counter sleep aids) ...on sleep meds, I... "

benadryl just about every night which is the same active...
" I take benadryl just about every night which is the same active drug as sominex i believe. It's totally non addictive. (our guru Ashton approves, by the way). Some people don't want to take any drugs... "

benadryl. seriously. I take 2 generic benadryl at night for...
" ...out that many many sleeping pills (sominex, etc) are nothing more than benadryl. seriously. I take 2 generic benadryl at night for allergies ANYWAY so that didn't ...My Dr. recommended it because it's... "

e me up so I was almost afraid to take Ambien when i...
" ...effects from it either. This is so good for me b/c a lot of meds have adverse effects on me so things like anti-sepressants, Sominex, Tylenol PM, Benedryl, etc wake me up so I was almost afraid to... "

housands of us got addicted and ate them eight or ten at...
" ...the same stuff that's in Sominex or some of the other ...the way, the ingredient in Benadryl is sold under a different ...it is, knowing that many thousands of us got addicted and ate them eight or ten at a... "

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for sleep. It is absolutely not addictive. It is perfectly...
" Benadryl is merely an antihistamine but the active ingredient is ...OTC sleeping pills such as Sominex. Don't be afraid to use ...every night for sleep. It is absolutely not addictive. It is perfectly safe... "

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