What are Benadryl tablets?
Benadryl Allergy Relief Plus Decongestant Capsules offers daily relief from the symptoms of hay fever and other allergic conditions such as pet, skin and dust allergies. It also soothes congestion and blocked sinuses. Get relief from a runny nose, sneezing, itchy eyes, hives and skin rashes
How should Benadryl antihistamine tablets be used?
- For oral use
- Age: Adults and children 12 – 65 years: Dose: One capsule as necessary up to three times a day. No more than 3 capsules to be taken in 24 hours.
- Age: Adults over 65 years and children under 12 years: Dose: Not recommended.
Tests have shown that Benadryl Allergy Relief Plus Decongestant Capsules do not cause drowsiness in the majority of sufferers and will therefore not normally affect your ability to drive or operate machinery. However, as with all antihistamines, there are rare exceptions and you should take care when using this product for the first time. This product should not be taken whilst under the influence of alcohol, if you are operating machinery or driving.
When should Benadryl tablets be used?
Benadryl is indicated for symptomatic relief of all allergic conditions responsive to antihistamines, e.g hay fever, runny nose, sneezing, hives, angioneurotic oedema (rapid swelling of the dermis), food allergy, drug and serum reactions and insect bites.
When should Benadryl antihistamine tablets not be used?
Benadryl tablets should not be used by anyone who is sensitive to antihistamines or any of the ingredients. Consult your GP before use if you have any other medical conditions, including, but not limited to:
high blood pressure
Do I need a prescription to order?
No, you don’t need a prescription from your GP to buy Benadryl tablets online. They are, however, a Pharmacy Only medicine, meaning that they can only be purchased under the supervision of a pharmacist. This means that you will need to answer a few health-related questions before you can place your order. Equally, if bought from your local pharmacy, your pharmacist would need to ask you a few questions before your purchase.
Your answers will be used by our pharmacists to make sure this treatment is suitable for you. Certain medicines or conditions may impact the suitability of the product and may cause side effects. When our pharmacists review your answers, this is the sort of information they are looking for. If the Benadryl tablets seem suitable for you to use, they will be dispensed from our pharmacy and delivered to your chosen address.
Can I take these tablets if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
No, Benadryl tablets should not be taken if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Please consult your GP if you believe you are in need of antihistamines such as Benadryl
Can I drink alcohol when I’m taking Benadryl antihistamine tablets?
No, alcohol is not recommended when you take Benadryl
Always read the information leaflet before use.