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I am taking prednisone can I take Benadryl too?

I have a severe case of poison ivy and have been prescribed 80mg of Prednisone. I am still itching at night and having trouble sleeping, someone told me that taking 2 Benadryl tablets 1/2 hour before going to bed will help me get a good nights sleep with no itching.

Is it safe to take them together?

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Yes, you can take antihistamines, like Benadryl, while taking prednisone.

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