Alavert vs Benadryl

Alavert
(OTC)
Benadryl
(OTC)
Alavert is a systemic antihistamine.
Benadryl is a skin medication and a systemic antihistamine.
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Allergy
3.7
Concern level
2.0
Helpfulness
for Allergy
2.5
Concern level
1.4
Approval Date
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December 19, 2002
March 4, 1946
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,784 Discussions
371,323 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Allergy
#2 for Itching
#3 for Sneezing
#5 for Hives
#6 for Runny Nose
#7 for Congestion
Alavert is approved for Allergy and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Allergy
#2 for Itching
#3 for Hives
#4 for Insomnia
#5 for Rash
#6 for Swelling
#7 for Anxiety
#8 for Nausea
#9 for Headaches
#10 for Cough
#11 for Vomiting
#13 for Sleep Disorders
#14 for Sneezing
Benadryl is approved for Allergy, Itching, Hives, Rash, Insomnia and Swelling and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ala
Watery Eyes
6
Migraines
4
Itchy Eyes
3
Depression
3
High Blood Pressure
3
Weight Gain
3
Wheezing
3
Nose Bleeds
2
Palpitations
2
Impotence
2
Ben
Dry Mouth
1
Euphoria
1
Delirium
1
Suicide
1
Blood Clots
1
Stretch Marks
1
Blurred Vision
1
Dry Eyes
1
Candida
1
Weird Dreams
1
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Alavert
Ala
Benadryl
Ben
Watery Eyes
Ala
Ben
6
0
Migraines
Ala
Ben
4
0
Itchy Eyes
Ala
Ben
3
0
Depression
Ala
Ben
3
0
High Blood Pressure
Ala
Ben
3
0
Weight Gain
Ala
Ben
3
0
Wheezing
Ala
Ben
3
0
Nose Bleeds
Ala
Ben
2
0
Palpitations
Ala
Ben
2
0
Impotence
Ala
Ben
2
0
Dry Mouth
Ben
Ala
1
0
Euphoria
Ben
Ala
1
0
Delirium
Ben
Ala
1
0
Suicide
Ben
Ala
1
0
Blood Clots
Ben
Ala
1
0
Stretch Marks
Ben
Ala
1
0
Blurred Vision
Ben
Ala
1
0
Dry Eyes
Ben
Ala
1
0
Candida
Ben
Ala
1
0
Weird Dreams
Ben
Ala
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA)
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B Category B
Before taking Alavert during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Benadryl during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alchohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Alavert and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Benadryl and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Injection, Ointment, Pill
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Loratadine , Loratadine/Pseudoephedrine Sulfate
Diphenhydramine Hcl, Diphenhydramine Hcl/Zinc Acetate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Alavert and Benadryl: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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