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Diphenhydramine HCl (Benadryl): Information and dosage chart  
Abstract:  This handout for parents gives information, side effects, and a dosage chart for the antihistamine diphenhydramine HCl (Benadryl). This type of medicine prevents allergy symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, itching, watery eyes, and rashes or hives.
Author: Pediatric Care Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2010, September 1, 2010
UWMC Availability:  Pediatric Care Center
General Topics:  Drug Therapy; Childhood Growth & Development; Immunologic Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Side Effects; Children; Antihistamines; Anaphylaxis
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Parent
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #3766

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