Diphenhydramine Solution For Injection 50Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Diphenhydramine: Solution for injection (50mg)

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Diphenhydramine 50mg/ml Inj
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Diphenhydramine 50mg/ml Inj
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Diphenhydramine 50mg/ml Inj

What is this Medicine?

DIPHENHYDRAMINE (dye fen HYE dra meen) is an antihistamine. It is used to treat the symptoms of an allergic reaction and motion sickness. It is also used to treat Parkinson's disease.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Diphenhydramine: Solution for injection(50mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 50mg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 006410376
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pruritus, Urticaria, Allergic Rhinitis, Drug-induced Extrapyramidal Symptoms, Parkinson's Disease, Vertigo, Parkinsonism, Motion Sickness, Common Cold

Storage Information
Store in a cool, dry place
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 50mg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 50mg/ml Solution for Injection

Restlessness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
2.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
4.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
>4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
21.0%*
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 Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 50mg/ml Solution for Injection

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 Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 50mg/ml Solution for Injection(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
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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