14 Oct 2009
I haven't taken spironolactone myself but the link below has reviews/comments made by people who have used it. May be someone has commented with that regards.
Actually one comment was that spironolactone had slowed down the hair loss.
Hair loss is not a known side effect of spironolactone either.
- Spironolactone Information for Consumers
- Spironolactone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Spironolactone (detailed)
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