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Posted 11 Feb 2011 by NatalieE • 3 answers
Posted 20 Jan 2013 by nw1970 • 14 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 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 ...
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 ...
Posted 13 Dec 2016 by Jessln • 2 answers
Please help! A year ago I started getting cystic acne on my neck and then I noticed oily skin and acne on my back and then my hair started shedding. I used to only have to wash my hair once every four days and it has gotten to the point that I now have to wash every single day. I'm ...
Is it safe or still effective in my system if I were to cut my spironolactone pill in half and take?
Posted 19 Nov 2016 by Bnkrchic03 • 0 answers
... half in morning and half in evening?? I take 100 mg daily for PCOS and find it upsets my stomach quite a bit.
Posted 20 Oct 2016 by Maggie floyd • 2 answers
I have been on spironolactone 8 years and during that time I no doctor seemed to know why I was on it. I have now been told to stop the drug, but has or could this have damaged my organs? My present gp did not prescribe it it was my previous doctor but the gp I have now and another at same surgery ...
Posted 4 Nov 2016 by NOLA9 • 0 answers
I am in my early 50s. Both returned after two weeks off of this medication. I think I was taking 50 mg/day.
Posted 10 Oct 2016 by TiaMargarita • 1 answer
Taking it for hair loss. Its been three month & I'm not losing anywhere as much hair. No side effects but if I stop taking will I again start losiing more hair.
Posted 30 Oct 2016 by Bellaybaby • 0 answers
... alcohol for only one day,I should have the doses of this medication this day that I'm drinking alcohol?
Posted 10 Oct 2016 by scarletariete • 0 answers
Hello, For the past 4 months I've been on two medications to control PCOS acne: Doxycycline and Spironolactone. I just found out that my house has mold and it's the reason that I've been having severe gastrointestinal issues (for the past two weeks) that I never had before. At first ...
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 ?
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
Posted 18 Aug 2016 by HF MAN • 1 answer
I take Xarelto, lisinopril, metoprolol, furosemide, diltiazem and spironolactone
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