Benadryl Extra Strength Itch Stopping Gel Side Effects

Generic Name: diphenhydramine topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about diphenhydramine topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Benadryl Extra Strength Itch Stopping Gel .

Some side effects of Benadryl Extra Strength Itch Stopping Gel may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

For the Consumer

Applies to diphenhydramine topical: cream, gel, lotion

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Skin irritation.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking diphenhydramine topical (the active ingredient contained in Benadryl Extra Strength Itch Stopping Gel )

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to diphenhydramine topical: topical cream, topical gel, topical spray, topical stick

General

No side effects have been reported with the use of diphenhydramine topical (the active ingredient contained in Benadryl Extra Strength Itch Stopping Gel )

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