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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 pounds without changing anything in my daily diet and exercise routine? Will the extra pounds be ...
Posted 20 Jan 2013 by • 16 answers
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 Benzaclyn). I've recently started taking a dose of 100mg/day - up from my original 50 mg -and ...
Posted 20 Jul 2013 by • 4 answers
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 this drug are not listed here. As a MTF Transgenderist individual my self; that's how I ...
Posted 8 Aug 2010 by • 4 answers
My doctor put me on spironolactone to treat me for PCOS, but from what I read it doesn't. Can it? Im 29 yrs old and I was diagnosed with PCOS when I 18 yrs old, but was never treated for it. I just started seeing a new physician and she placed me on spironolactone in February. She said it ...
Posted 1 day 16 hours ago by • 0 answers
I've stopped this,but now I have the rash and the water like welts from it.How do I take care of the rash a!d the welts?
Posted 10 days ago by • 1 answer
She sleeps well but on getting up the nausea return for all day. She has had congestive heart failure. Open heart surgery 10 years ago to replace aortic valve and 5 by-passes. She is active, lives with her husband in their own house where she does the normal cooking and cleaning plus a small ...
Posted 10 days ago by • 0 answers
... experiencing shortness of breath and painful/muscle tightness in my chest from armpit to armpit.
Posted 10 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
... at the back in my leg and I am not urinating as much. Is this a concern or is it going to take time switching from one medicine to the other.
Posted 6 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
Hi, I was on spiro for acne for almost 10 months, it did wonders for my skin but I noticed that after 2 or 3 months my scalp was really itchy and hair was shedding everywhere! It never slowed down so I quit last month but I am still shedding. Has anyone been through anything similar? Would really ...
Posted 12 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
As the prescription only stated 3 to be taken daily does this mean take the 3 together or one three times a day?
Posted 14 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
I struggle with body issues and I'm worried that I will gain weight on this medicine. I was prescribed 50mg 1 a day.
Posted 29 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Normally a person with diagnosed heart problem is allowed 1.5 liter of fluid a day. I have been told to take 60 mg of Lasix and 25 mg of Spira lactone with a one liter bottle a day restriction of fluids. My heart extraction rate is at 15 percent
Spironolactone - I'm having this Hair loss side effect after I start using it, loss over 500 hair p?
Posted 20 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm having this Hair loss side effect after I start using it, loss over 500 hair per day, how long will it normally last? If I use proscar in the same time, will it stop hair loss? I'm taking 140mg Spiro per day for HRT reason, and hair losing start at the second week after I start using ...
Posted 3 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Is it okay to drink apple cider vinegar while taking spironolactone? I am wanting to drink 1 tablespoon diluted with water twice daily. I am currently taking 2 25mg pills of spironolactone daily.
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