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Has anyone experienced hair loss while taking Spironolactone?

Posted 20 Jan 2013 by nw1970 12 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 ...

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

Posted 9 Apr 2014 by Dawn E 1 answer

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 ...

Why is Spironolactone not listed as an Anti-Androgen?

Posted 20 Jul 2013 by PrincessKira 3 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 ...

Should I take spironolactone?

Posted 2 Sep 2016 by evurovecz 1 answer

I had a paturitry tumour 2 years ago but not any more , can it return if I take this medication ?

Heart Disease - what do I do if I forget to take my HF medicine?

Posted 18 Aug 2016 by HF MAN 1 answer

I take Xarelto, lisinopril, metoprolol, furosemide, diltiazem and spironolactone

62 year old post-menopausal female with heavy bleeding after being on spironolactone (25mf) 1 year?

Posted 20 Aug 2016 by cptexas 0 answers

... Symptoms started 5 days after a cortisone shot in knee and 6 days after an transvaginal ultrasound. This has been ongoing for 6 days. I am trying to determine what is causing the bleeding (bright red); where the source of the bleeding is located, and am wondering if the cortisone injection may ...

Trying to find a pharmacy in great falls Montana that has all my prescriptions that are lower than?

Posted 19 Aug 2016 by mtslacker 0 answers

I have four prescriptions that I take either daily or twice a day, and I was paying 55.00 before and now I am paying almost 70.00 for prescriptions lisinopril 10mg once daily, spironolactone 25 mg, twice daily, digoxin 125 mcg, once daily, and carvedilol 25 mg, twice daily.

Spironolactone - Is spiro a steroid drug?

Posted 20 Jul 2016 by Gemma g 1 answer

Been told I can take this for acne Rosacea but just wondered if it's a steroid

Spironolactone - its it normal for a 20 year old to get bald spots?

Posted 27 Jul 2016 by mayra0907 1 answer

its getting bigger each month

Should I take spironolacton along with lasix?

Posted 26 Jul 2016 by Nearvar 1 answer

I take both medicaitons at night and nightly I have muscle cramps and spasims. Could this be the cause? Taking both meds.

Spironolactone - What's an alternate with fewer side affects?

Posted 1 Jul 2016 by BPMedBetterOptions 0 answers

I use it for Blood Pressure but hate the side affects. Weight gain, breast enlargement, stiffness, muscles seem to injure tear easily. Need an alternate badly but it has to work like this one. Others BP meds haven't worked like this one. Im suppose to take 25mg 2 X a day.

Taking spironolactone plus losarten. Checked potassium one week later, increased to 4.6 from 4.2--?

Posted 27 Jun 2016 by Doc larry 1 answer

Have another potassium check in 3 weeks. On meds for diastolic heart failure. Also have mild stage 3 CKD . Placed on meds due to moderate dyspnea. Have underlying anxiety disorder that does not help things.

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