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Has anyone experienced hair loss while taking Spironolactone?

I am 42 and have had acne on and off since the age of 13. I've taken EVERY medication with the exception of Accutane, but find that Spironolactone works the best (in conjunction with Tazarac and ...

Posted 20 Jan 2013 7 answers

Why is Spironolactone not listed as an Anti-Androgen?

I've heard about this drug before and didn't realize until recently that it was the same as the drug most Transgendered individuals call simply "spiro." The feminizing effects of ...

Posted 20 Jul 2013 3 answers

Spironolactone - Can spiro make you gain weight like the contraceptive pill?

Just wondering what I should go on for my PCOS, the pill or spiro? I'm worried about weight gain too. I was on the pill for ten years and the implant and my weight fluctuates from being thin to ...

Posted 12 days ago 1 answer

I take Armour Thyroid, Topamax, Spironolactone and Linzess?

I know that I need to take Linzess 30 minutes prior to breakfast... but when do I take the other medications. Do I take them an hour before I take the Linzess or with breakfast? I can't take my ...

Posted 11 days ago 0 answers

Spironolactone - Does 50 mg of spirolactone/day lead to weight gain?

what are the other side effects that a healthyy 25 year old can expect?

Posted 31 Jul 2015 1 answer

Spironolactone - Has anyone used Spiro on a 12 year old girl?

My daughter who is only 12 has been dealing with acne for about 18 months. She is under the care of a dermatologist and we have tried all kinds of topics along with trying doxycyline, minocycline, ...

Posted 29 Jul 2015 1 answer

Spironolactone - 3 consecutive missed doses while ovulating?

Hello, So, I was unable to refill my Spiro on-time last month and went about 3 days w/o it. My husband had a visectomy 5 yrs. ago, so we don't use any other b.c. Well, I'm ...

Posted 24 Jun 2015 1 answer

Spironolactone - Alternative to spiornolactone for hypertension?

As a 63 year old male, I find the side effects of constant breast/nipple pain and growing breast size a deterrent this drug's amazing ability to drop my difficult hypertension. Has anyone had ...

Posted 13 Jun 2015 3 answers

Can Spironolactone kink hair?

I've been taking 50MG for several years. It is definitely helping everywhere on my head except my bangs have gotten very thin and it is kinking from the root to the end (similar to an African ...

Posted 2 Jun 2015 0 answers

I have high blood preasure one of my meds causes male breast inlargement witch one?

Meds are-Furosemide,Pravastatin,Quinapril,Carvedilo,Amlodipine,Spironolactone

Posted 21 Apr 2015 3 answers

Does Spironolactone cause permanent infertility and weight gain?

My niece was told about Spironolactone for her PCOS, but her mother who is in the medical field told her that it can cause infertility. Since she will be getting married in a few weeks and will ...

Posted 12 Apr 2015 0 answers

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