May cause drowsiness. If affected do not drive or operate machinery. Avoid alcoholic drink. Do not exceed stated dose. If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
KEEP ALL MEDICINES OUT OF THE REACH AND SIGHT OF CHILDREN.
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. If any of the following occur STOP TAKING the tablets IMMEDIATELY and contact you doctor, as these may be signs of an allergic reaction:
- Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
- Swelling of the face, mouth or throat
- Rash, hives (itchy, raised red weals).
If you notice any of the following effects tell your doctor straightaway:
- Sore throat
These may be signs of a blood disorder:
- Faster heartbeat
- Irregular heartbeat
- Difficulty making or controlling movements.
Tell your doctor, pharmacist or nurse if you suffer from any of the following other effects:
Common effects (may affect up to 1 in 10 people):
- Disturbance in attention
- Dry mouth
palpitations (feeling your heartbeat), headache, tingling or numbness (pins and needles), depression, sleep disturbances, confusion, excitation e.g. increased energy, restlessness, nervousness (the elderly are more likely to experience these effects), difficulty urinating or inability to pass urine, thicker bronchial mucus, blurred vision, feeling or being sick, stomach problems, muscle twitching.
Reporting of side effects If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine
For full list see the patient information leaflet that comes with your medicine
The active substance is diphenhydramine hydrochloride. Each tablet contains 50 mg diphenhydramine hydrochloride.
For other ingredients see the patient information leaflet that comes with your medicine.