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Benadryl® (diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is an antihistamine medicine commonly used for the treatment of allergies. It can also be used for treating insomnia and relieving common cold symptoms. Some types of this medication can be found over the counter, while others are available by prescription only. Depending on the particular product, it can be injected into a muscle or vein, taken by mouth, or applied to the skin. Common side effects of the medication include heartburn, drowsiness, and coordination problems.
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