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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

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

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

Is spironolactone worth it for me??

before I was on spiro my skin was actually pretty good. once I started breaking out more than usual with like clusters of pimples on my cheeks and a little on my forehead, my derma put me on spiro. ...

Posted 26 Sep 2014 1 answer

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

Depo-Provera - will depo cause acne ?

I take spiornolactone for my cystic acne, Im wondering if the spironolactone will still work while I get the depo shot.

Posted 5 Aug 2014 1 answer

Spironolactone - spirinolactone used in combination with contraceptive pill?

For those of you who have had good results for excess body hair with spirinolactone can I ask if you are also on a combined contraceptive pill? The research I've read suggests the 2 be used ...

Posted 25 Jun 2014 0 answers

Is Spironolactone measured in MG's?

Posted 10 Jul 2014 1 answer

Spironolactone - Will weight gain with aldactone usage go away once the body adjusts?

I have been taking aldactone 50 mg a day for almost 3 months for acne. I have noticed some improvement, however, I thought I would have fewer breakouts. I have noticed that I've almost gained 10 ...

Posted 9 Apr 2014 1 answer

I have Spironolactone-HCTZ 25/25 and recently had dose cut in half?

Most pill makes crumble when I try and cut in half. Cannot locate a 12.5 version. suggestions? Sources?

Posted 23 Apr 2014 1 answer

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