Johnson & Johnson (Ethnor) Generic : Diphenhydramine
29.23 25mg 10
â€¢ Topical :
Skin rash, sunburn, increased sensitivity to sunlamps and sunlight.
â€¢ Miscellaneous : Drowsiness, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, constipation, headache, muscle weakness and nervousness.
PO- Adult- The recommended dose is 25 mg to 50 mg (1 to 2 capsules).
Child- The recommended dose is 12.5 mg to 25 mg (1 capsule).
Topical: Apply a thin layer over the affected area as directed by your physician.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a cream, lotion and ointment to apply topically.
Contraindicated in newborns and patients with hypersensitivity.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of asthma, lung disease, increased eye pressure, ulcer, difficulty in urinating, enlarged prostate, heart disease, high blood pressure, seizures, overactive thyroid, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Avoid alcohol consumption.
Avoid contact with eyes and mouth.
Avoid using in patients with chickenpox, measles.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature.