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Benadryl

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Zzzquil

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Other Names: Benadryl   Unisom   Diphenhydramine HCl
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 293,313 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 1,214 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Margaret
December 16, 2014
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Benadryl and tachycardia
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October 14, 2014
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I had restlessness and waking up every few hours
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August 19, 2014
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June 22, 2014
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September 19, 2013
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What patients are saying about Benadryl vs. Zzzquil

232 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
corn syrup and alcohol in it so I avoid. It doesn't work...
...benedryl...but it has high fructose corn syrup and alcohol in it so I ...
weeks. Then began taking zzzquil instead. I'm now taking...
...I just got addicted for 2 ...weeks. Then began taking zzzquil instead. I'm now taking benadryl (zzzquil and benadryl both have diphenhydramine as the active ingredient and benadryl is cheaper). ...
lostinannah said, zzzquil is amazing! i either take swigs...
...it but like lostinannah said, zzzquil is amazing! i either take swigs ...swallow a whole bunch of benadryl and hope that i can...
tried benadryl. and it worked sometimes and not. trying...
tried magnesium and melatonin. doesn't seem to help. tried benadryl. and it worked sometimes and not. trying to avoid it at this point. trying zzzquil for last 3 nights. 1st...
(which I think is the same thing as benadryl), and none...
...benadryl), and none of them worked. I finally broke down and asked my doc for sleeping pills and he prescribed 5 mg of Ambien. Does not work for me. I read the max dosage is 10 mg, so I took 10 ...
to Benadryl?? Ok. I am in hour No. 18 of an allergic...
Allergic to Benadryl?? Ok. I am in hour No. 18 of an ...Aid (Black Cherry) that has Red No. 40 and/or Zzzquil which is dipohidromine in piqued form ALSO with Red...
its safe to take and its worth a shot if you need to sleep....
...the same amount of Diphenhydramine as Benedryl. Benedryl never worked for me with sleep but its safe to take and its worth a shot if you need to sleep. Just make ...hot tea, stop all caffeine, m...
so I tried ZZZQuil worked a lot better! I also found...
...get a few hours... I tried melatonin did ok but it seem to stop working, so I tried ZZZQuil worked a lot better! I also found that benadryl has the same ingredients and...
than an hour, benadryl works too but it gives me baaaad...
...hours now without making myself crash have you tried nyquil/zzzquil? I usually take 4 nyquil and 2 melatonin and that knocks me out in less than an hour, benadryl works too but it gives me baaaad...
two. I used zzzquil several times. It helped a lot the...
...used solely for sleeping called zzzquil. It is mostly just ...in a larger dose than Benadryl. You might want to ...dosage between the two. I used zzzquil several times. It helped a lot the...
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