Best Diphenhydramine 50mg Pills for Sleep

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Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg is a powerful nighttime sleep aid that relieves common allergy symptoms so you can get a good night’s rest.

 

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  • Keep out of reach of children
  • When using this product avoid alcoholic drinks
Active Ingredients (in each softgel):

Diphenhydramine HCl 50 mg (nighttime sleep-aid)

Inactive Ingredients:

FD&C Blue No. 1, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol 400, propylene glycol, sorbitol, titanium dioxide, water

Expert Advice

Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg is an over-the-counter nighttime sleep aid that mainly helps with occasional insomnia. This medicine contains a powerful dose of Diphenhydramine HCl 5omg. This ingredient is an antihistamine that is usually used to treat allergies and the symptoms that derive from them. These include runny nose, the common cold, dry mouth, watery eyes, itchy eyes, sneezing, and more. However, it is also used to treat insomnia. Consequently, while this medication is a sleep aid, due to its ingredient composition, you may consider using it to get temporary relief from allergy symptoms. Therefore, unlike other brand-names and products such as Unisom, Sominex, Benadryl allergy medicine, Banophen, Acetaminophen, and others, Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg is truly a multi-purpose sleep aid for most of your symptoms. That said, in as much as this medication is safe, you must ensure that you use it within the parameters specified in the product information. In doing so, please pay particular attention to the warning dosage that applies to patients who suffer from a pre-existing medical condition. Do not exceed the maximum dosage unless otherwise advised to do so by a physician. For any information related to OTC and FDA approval, drug interactions between this sleep aid and medication used to treat conditions such as Parkinson’s disease, please seek medical advice before using Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg.

Dr. Vandana Patel

MD, FCCP

Internal and pulmonary medicine expert with 30 years of experience with critical care medicine

Frequently Asked Questions

How long will Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg last?

Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg is designed to grant you quick relief from your symptoms. However, its effects vary based on the person who is consuming them. For some people, they may see results in the same evening. Usually, this medication works to provide overnight relief. Therefore, you should not expect that one dosage will help you sleep for an extended time period.

When should I take Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg?

Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg is a multi-purpose nighttime sleep aid. As mentioned previously, the main ingredient featured can be used to treat more than one condition. While this medication is branded as a sleep aid, you may find that it is useful to treat flu-like symptoms such as sneezing, coughing, dry mouth, and allergy symptoms that may or may not stem from hay fever, the common cold, or other factors.

Can anyone use Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg?

Before you use Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg, please check the instructions and directions for use indicated in the product packaging. There, you will find a detailed breakdown of the persons who can and should not use this medication. Having said that, if you suffer from a breathing problem such as emphysema or even chronic bronchitis, you should consult a doctor before using this medication. Similarly, if you have glaucoma, trouble urinating as a result of an enlarged prostate gland, or any other condition, you should find out from your doctor whether you can use this medication. Children under the age of twelve (12) are not permitted to use this medication unless told otherwise by a doctor.

How often can I take Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg?

As mentioned previously, each and every time before you take a dose of this medication, you are highly advised to review the directions for use that appear in the product information. Once you have done so, you will see that adults and children twelve (12) years of age and older can take one (1) softgel containing 50mg before going to bed. Do not consume more than the maximum dosage unless told to do so by a licensed physician. In case of overdose, please contact a Poison Control Center immediately to get medical help.

If I have a prior medical condition can I use Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg?

As indicated previously, on the product packaging, you will find a series of warning notices related to the use of this medication. You are cautioned and advised to review it carefully before proceeding to use Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg. If you suffer from a medical condition for which you have been prescribed a medication that contains diphenhydramine, you cannot use Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg. Usually, these medications include but are not limited to those which treat Parkinson's disease, depression, and dysthymia such as monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOIs). If you are unsure whether you can use this medication, please find out from your doctor.

Can I take Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg when pregnant?

If you are currently pregnant or have the expectancy of becoming pregnant soon, you should find out from your doctor whether Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg is the right solution for you. In the event that you are already pregnant, feel free to consult your doctor at any point in time during your pregnancy term. Your doctor may caution you against the use of this medicine as it may pose some risk to the health and well-being of your unborn child. If that happens, please adhere to your doctor’s advice by refraining from using this medication. Having said that, you may be given the go-ahead. In such a case, please do not exceed the maximum dosage stipulated in the product information unless told otherwise by your doctor.

Can I take Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg if I am breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding or expected to breastfeed soon, similar to women who are pregnant, you are advised to speak with your doctor to find out if you can use this medication. Your doctor may advise you not to do so in order to maintain the purity of your breast milk and, in turn, protect the health of your child. If you are given the go-ahead, please adhere to the maximum dosage stipulated in the product information unless told to do otherwise by your health care provider.

Can I consume alcohol while using Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg?

You are cautioned against the use of alcohol while consuming Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg. The same goes if you are currently taking sedatives or tranquilizers. This is because the ingredient composition of products like those does not blend well with Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg. Consequently, mixing them may result in unwanted possible side effects such as an allergic reaction, fever, hives, vomiting, or worse.

What is the best way to take Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg?

Each time you consume Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg, you should do so with a glass of water. This will help you to smoothly ingest the softgel without any mishaps. Once again, you are reminded that this medication should not be consumed with alcohol. Similarly, you should not ingest Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg with smoothies, juices, or any other liquid that isn’t water.

How many Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg can I take?

As stated previously, if you decide to use Cabinet Sleep Aid - Diphenhydramine 50 mg, you must adhere to the maximum usage stipulated. You are reminded that adults and children twelve (12) and over can consume as much as one (1) softgel before going to bed. You may only surpass this dosage if your doctor recommends you to do so.

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