Active Ingredient:   Each teaspoonful (5 mL) contains Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 12.5 mg.

Inactive Ingredients:   Citric Acid, D&C Red No. 33, FD&C Red No. 40, Flavors, Glycerin, Poloxamer 407, Purified Water, Sodium Benzoate, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Citrate, and Sugar.

Temporarily relieves runny nose and sneezing, itching of the nose or throat, and itchy, watery eyes due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies, and runny nose and sneezing associated with the common cold.

Directions:   Follow dosage recommendations below, or use as directed by your doctor.

Benadryl® Allergy
Liquid Medication
under 6 years
of age
Consult a doctor.
6 to under 12
years of age
1 to 2 teaspoonfuls
(12.5 to 25 mg)
every 4 to 6 hours.
Not to exceed 12
teaspoonfuls in 24 hours.
Adults and
children 12
years of age
and over
2 to 4 teaspoonfuls
(25 to 50 mg)
every 4 to 6 hours.
Not to exceed 24
teaspoonfuls in 24 hours.

:   May cause excitability especially in children. Do not take this product, unless directed by a doctor, if you have a breathing problem such as emphysema, or chronic bronchitis, or if you have glaucoma or difficulty in urination due to enlargment of the prostate gland. May cause marked drowsiness; alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase the drowsiness effect. Avoid alcoholic beverages while taking this product. Do not take this product if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers, without first consulting your doctor. Use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery. Do not use any other products containing diphenhydramine while using this product. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

How Supplied:   Benadryl Allergy Liquid Medication is supplied in 4 and 8 fluid ounce bottles.

Store at 59° to 77°F.


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