https://sleepbetter.org/ask-dr-lisa-should-i-stop-using-benadryl-to-help-me-sleep/

Oct 4, 2012 ... One of diphenhydramine's side effects is sleepiness, but other side ... Also, if you continue to take the drug every night you may physically need ...

https://drugabuse.com/hooked-on-benadryl-its-much-more-than-a-harmless-dependency/

Ad·dict·ed /əˈdiktəd/ adjective: Physically and mentally dependent on a particular substance, and unable to stop taking it without incurring adverse effects .

https://www.self.com/story/antihistamine-to-sleep

Dec 13, 2018 ... It's the active ingredient in Benadryl, an antihistamine meant to treat .... same potential side effects of taking Benadryl, like next-day sleepiness.

https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/common-anticholinergic-drugs-like-benadryl-linked-increased-dementia-risk-201501287667

May 23, 2017 ... Moreover, dementia risk increased along with the cumulative dose. Taking an anticholinergic for the equivalent of three years or more was .... I give my tiny dog Benadryl every night for her itchy feet–guess that has to stop!

https://www.bcm.edu/news/sleep-disorders/experts-warn-against-antihistmaines-sleep-aid

Oct 7, 2013 ... For people who take an antihistamine such as Benadryl for a cold or allergies, drowsiness is often a welcome side effect. But a Baylor College ...

https://www.livestrong.com/article/28609-side-effects-longterm-benadryl-use/

Benadryl may have addictive effects on some people who engage in long term use of the drug, especially for those taking the medication as a sleep aid. Taking  ...

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/benadryl-and-sleep_n_5bc5eae8e4b0a8f17ee60590

Oct 17, 2018 ... But does taking a Benadryl really contribute to a better night's sleep ― and is it ... Thanks to the next-day hangover effect, other symptoms you might ... your body's sleep-wake cycle; jotting down every loose end and worry so ...

https://www.drugs.com/answers/is-diphenhydramine-dangerous-if-taken-nightly-as-a-19514.html

For quite some time I've been taking diphenhydramine (100-150mg) a night to fall asleep. Will this have an adverse effects on my health?

http://www.center4research.org/benadryl-common-medications-linked-dementia-men-women/

We've known since 2012 that people who regularly take Benadryl or other ... an anticholinergic every day for more than three years), had a 54% higher risk for ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/diphenhydramine-for-insomnia-treatment-3015178

Mar 14, 2019 ... Learn what diphenhydramine or Benadryl medication is, use as a sleep aid ... Tossing and turning night over night can have a big impact on your quality of life. ... If you suffer from chronic insomnia that occurs at least 3 nights per week and lasts ... What Meds or Pills You Can Take When You Cannot Sleep.