Benadryl may increase risk of Alzheimer’s, study says

Benadryl may increase risk of Alzheimer’s, study says By Evann Gastaldo – Published January 27, 2015 – Newser Need help with allergies—or sleeping? Be careful: A new study finds that some sleeping aids and allergy pills, including Benadryl and Nytol, are associated with an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. The study looked at “anticholinergic” drugs, which … Read more

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