Benadryl Children'S Allergy Fastmelt Oral Disintegrating Tablet 12.5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Benadryl Children's Allergy Fastmelt: Oral disintegrating tablet (12.5mg)

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What is this Medicine?

DIPHENHYDRAMINE (dye fen HYE dra meen) is an antihistamine. It is used to treat the symptoms of an allergic reaction.

In-Depth Information

Benadryl Children's Allergy Fastmelt 12.5mg Tablet

NDC: 000450190
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)

FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pruritus, Cough, Urticaria, Allergic Rhinitis, Common Cold

Storage Information
Avoid exposure to heat
Protect from light
Store in a dry place
Avoid excessive humidity
Store between 59 to 77 degrees F
Benadryl Children's Allergy Fastmelt 12.5mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Benadryl Children's Allergy Fastmelt 12.5mg Tablet

Restlessness Incidence:
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
Severity: MILD
Dry Mouth Incidence:
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Benadryl Children's Allergy Fastmelt 12.5mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Benadryl Children's Allergy Fastmelt 12.5mg Tablet(Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.

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