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Use OTC Sleep Aids With Caution

It annoys me when people dismiss sleeping pills as categorically harmful. Yes, they can be used inappropriately and it’s important to be informed about their downsides. 719 more words


Diphenhydramine HCI 50 Mg Allergy Medicine and Antihistamine 1000 caps

Diphenhydramine HCI 50 Mg is a allergy Medicine and antihistamine that temporarily relieves the following symptoms of hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies like runny nose, sneezing, itchy and watery eyes. 16 more words

Diphenhydramine - My Addiction

I’m addicted to diphenhydramine.

Diphenhydramine is a first generation antihistamine that is mainly found in allergy medication but it is also used for motion sickness, the common cold, nausea, insomnia and tremors from Parkinsonism. 339 more words


Over-the-Counter Sleep Aids Aren't Harmless

Americans love over-the-counter (OTC) sleep aids. In 2015 we spent $427 million on products like ZzzQuil, Unisom, and Sominex.

These drugs are advertised “for relief of occasional sleeplessness.” Yet many Americans—particularly older adults—use OTC sleep aids several nights a week and may want to consider scaling back because of the side effects. 702 more words


Sleep Basics: OTC Antihistamines

Many over-the-counter (OTC) medications used for insomnia have primary effects on the H1 receptor. At this receptor, these medications serve as an antagonist; hence the name… 585 more words


Bad science: "If you use Benadryl, Paxil, Dramamine it's REALLY time to stop"


Author’s Conclusion:

The author of the article did not express any form of conclusion, so for this section the conclusion of the study sited in the article will be used. 318 more words

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Straight, No Chaser: Don’t Let the Bedbugs Bite!

There’s nothing pleasant in talking about bedbugs, but’s it is even worse to have to deal with them, so let’s get you some information to help you prevent and address these bug bites. 545 more words

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