Does Benadryl help cure whole body itching?

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Posted on Tue, 10 Oct 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Is it good to take benadryl if my body is itchi ?like inside i think its cuz i ate shrimp maye it wadnt cook right
Is it ok to take two benadryl 25 mg every 4
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 48 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Can take benedryl for itching, 25 mg every 4 hours

Detailed Answer:
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Yes you can take benedryl for itching.
It is an antiallergic.
You can take benedryl 25 mg every 4 hours but don't exceed that dose.
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Dr Asmeet
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