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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

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 5 answers

Can you take Escitalopram, Amphetamine Salts IR, Zyrtec, Spironolactone and ZzQuil at the same time?

Hi, I was wondering if it was safe to take Escitalopram (10mg/1xDay), Amphetamine Salts IR (3mg/2xDay), Zyrtec, Spironolactone (25mg/2xDay) and ZzzQuil at the same time? I'm mostly worried about ...

Posted 8 days ago 0 answers

What is the peak time for spironolactone?

Posted 16 days ago 0 answers

Spironolactone - Spiro seems to have worsened the problem?

Started taking it one month ago for hairloss seems like its worse now than before ... plus it seems to have gotten so dry and brittle... anybody else have this happen... I am taking 100 mg?

Posted 7 Mar 2015 1 answer

Congestive Heart Failure - My doctor has me om several different meds, some related, Why would I be?

... on spironolatone,carvediol 3.125 A & 6.25 PM; atorvastatin, Levothyroxine; Furosemide; clopidogrel; and amiodarone, I feel like guinea pig, after a couple of new ones were added I am short of ...

Posted 31 Jan 2015 2 answers

Is it alright to take Spironolactone when on Zopiclone?

I recently started taking Spiro for hair loss... I have been on Zopiclone for years, is there any dangers? Also I have been getting headaches since I started taking Spiro. ..will they eventually stop?

Posted 14 Feb 2015 1 answer

Hello all.. I was diagnosed with PCOS back in 05. I've been on Metformin 500 and birth control off?

... and on. No weight loss even with dieting. I just got on spirolactone . Will this help me lose weight? Is anyone else on this regime?

Posted 7 Feb 2015 0 answers

Can I take spironolactone at the same time as my birth control?

I was recently prescribed spironolactone for my acne. I take my birth control at night, and I thought I read somewhere that you're supposed to take spiro in the morning. Does it matter if I take ...

Posted 24 Oct 2014 2 answers

Spironolactone - length of prescription?

what's the longest anyone has ever been on this medication? how many of you have gained weight (other than breast areas)? compare this drug to Accutane - thoughts?

Posted 10 Dec 2014 1 answer

Could spironolactone cause itchiness around the vaginal area?

I don't have a yeast infection but I've had a lot of itchiness around the vaginal area. I take this drug for high blood pressure and low potassium.

Posted 26 Sep 2014 1 answer

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