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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 for Allergies
304,566 conversations around the web about Benadryl to help you make a decision
We analyzed what people said about Benadryl and compared it to other Allergies medications
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Benadryl, Sominex and Addiction

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" ...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 better for you than plain old sominex? (benadryl)... "

" ...try Ambien; Most all have bad sides and addictive qualities. Im ...away! I use Benadryl-generic store brand. 25mg Diphenhodromine-same active ingredient as Tylenol PM, Sominex, but lots cheaper.... "

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

" ...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.... "

" ...addictive. (our guru Ashton approves, by the way). Some people don't want to take any drugs for some reason, but it has helped me. I'm waiting for the holidays to pass to step off it. One thing at ... "

" ...many many sleeping pills (sominex, etc) are nothing more than benadryl. seriously. I take 2 generic benadryl at night for allergies ANYWAY so because it's non-addictive. Your body... "

" ...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 take Ambien when... "

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

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" Benadryl is merely an antihistamine but ...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... "

" i took thaat stuff every night for years. its in tylenol pm benadryl simply sleep. sominex think a lot of people are addicted to that stuff. but i heard that some doctors prescribe it as a... "

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