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Allergies board

  1. what diuretic should i take if allergic to sulfa
    ... I'm allergic to sulfa and can take spironalactone ( aldactone generic). I haven't taken it in a long time though...

Skin Problems board

  1. Extremely oily skin
    ... I think the medication you're thinking of is Aldactone (Spironolactone). It has too may scary side effects...

Cancer board

  1. Aldactone
    ... Thanks Jay. I just think that the Aldactone leaflet in the packet is particularly uninformative...
    ... I took Aldactone for 6 months to help suppress too much aldosterone ... loss of postassium ----causing heart irrularities. Aldactone will shut down a man's production of testosterone...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Colposcopy inducing period?
    ... clockwork, with normal monthly ovulation. I was taking Aldactone for acne and hair loss, which can cause menstrual...

Nutritional Disorders board

  1. Hormone problems
    ... Aldactone will block testosterone. I do not know about female...

Weight Loss board

  1. I have had enough of being fat.
    ... ultrasounds and ct scans and everything, he just put me on aldactone for my excessive hair growth and sent me on my way...

  2. HELP Cant lose weight because of Fluid Retention
    ... slowed down to a slow crawl.....so he changed me to Aldactone ...25mgs to start but didnt help and I had alot of...
    ... prescriptions. It works better than spironolactone ( aldactone .)...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. Jen , how you doing
    ... have heart irregularities. The drug of choice is Aldactone (deveoped for congestive heart failure) and it works...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Does Armour contain iodine too?
    ... birth control and instead ask them to consider using Aldactone if you are a candidate. It is a diuretic used in...

  2. Do I have a Thyroid problem? Please help me
    ... of too much androgens in my body and in that case Aldactone should help me. Thanks in advance:)...

  3. Midwest, Guess what
    ... Hi KM Is the drug you're taking called " Aldactone " or "Spironolactone". Did you get your Testosterone...

  4. 2 weeks on meds....
    ... questions. I've been on the Armour 30mg daily and Aldactone 50mg daily for 16 days now, and I'm not sure if I...

  5. anyone here with large pores?
    ... spiro is the generic name, I think the other name is aldactone ....

Eye & Vision board

  1. Sudden eye pressure increase
    ... for BP - 10 mg/day - taken about 5 or 6 months 5) Aldactone - taken to control enzyme in kidneys - 25 mg/day ...

Relationship Health board

  1. Can anyone help? Relationship problems due to medicine
    ... girlfriend takes Yasmin for birth control and also takes Aldactone . She was told that the combination of the two of them ... problem and they concluded immediately that it was the Aldactone and suggested she try to stop taking it and see if ... no change in her sex drive. She's been taking the Aldactone for about two years now and I don't know how long...
    ... I was on aldactone , it suppresses testosterone which is responsible for...

Anemia board

  1. First Iron Injection Today
    ... supplements, trichologist- menoxidol and am taking aldactone . I have aquired female allopecia- (baldness) I just...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Recovered?
    ... like Coreg, Digoxin, Lasix, Monopril, Potassium, and Aldactone . I lost 64 lbs in the first 40 days, I'm sure most...

  2. Advise please on use of Potassium supplement
    ... 100mg HCTZ, 80mg am/60mg pm of demadex and 100mg of Aldactone . The aldactone is a very weak diuretic but helps the...
    ... seems like a pretty good idea, Holly said: The aldactone is a very weak diuretic but helps the body maintain ... You could do yourself SERIOUS harm. Spironolactone ( Aldactone ) can lower blood sodium levels while raising flood...

  3. CABG follow-up - Cardiologist or GP?
    ... out of the ordinary. I'm on Crestor 10mg before bed. Aldactone 25mg, Vastarel MR 35mg, Meptin 25mg, after breakfast...

  4. Diet Problems
    ... meds. He takes Zocor, cumidin, Atacand, ToprolXL. Aldactone (Spironolactone), Plavix, and a baby asprin daily...

  5. Congestive Heart Failure
    ... they are treating me with meds i take coreg, altace, aldactone , plavix, lasix, digoxin, potassium, magnesium and...
    ... but i do have them i take altace 10mg once a day, aldactone 25mg twice a day, coreg 6.5mg twice a day, digoxin...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. HBP diagnosis after Anemia-50 MG Metropolol- Confused
    ... anemia, he put me on 50 mg of Metropolol and also Aldactone . It has been 30 days and I feel terrible, I am...
    ... not be dizzy after taking it for a month. What is aldactone ? Is it a diuretic? The name is familiar, I just...
    ... doc this morning and they want to see me Wednesday. Aldactone is a diuretic..I will let you know the outcome, thanks...

  2. Anyone with Pheochromocytoma?
    ... Spironolactone (which can also go under the names Aldactone , Novo-Spiroton, Spiractin, Spirotone, Verospiron or...

  3. fluctuating blood pressure
    ... Lisinopril, I am scared to start that drug, I tried ALdactone but got very dizzy on it and stopped it, my reading...
    ... Lisinopril, I am scared to start that drug, I tried ALdactone but got very dizzy on it and stopped it, my reading...

  4. New to High BP - Lisinopril

  5. 4 meds - what to do next
    ... like amiloride HCl (Midamor et al), spironolactone ( Aldactone , and others), or triamterene (Dyrenium), may be a...

  6. I feel so lost and alone....new here and scared...
    ... tailor made for you, you might consider spironolactone ( Aldactone I believe is the brand name.) I'ts both a diuretic...

  7. renin levels
    ... also has it. My mother and older brother were both on Aldactone and suffered from low potassim/magnesium levels. Since...

  8. Question about "No-Salt" (potassium chloride)?
    ... triamterene (Dyrenium, Dyazide, Maxzide), spironolactone ( Aldactone , Aldactazide), and amiloride (Midamor, Moduretic)...

Addison's Disease board

  1. Chris, help with lab results
    ... cause increased hair growth, although I also took aldactone to combat that side effect and actually had taken ... the aldactone up until about Feb of this year. The hair growth...

Hepatitis board

  1. End Stage Liver/Hep C only 29...just found out
    ... yes. With that they let me go. I'm on Lactalose, Aldactone , lasix, protonics, previcid and synthroid. This doesnt...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. Please tell me what these results mean.
    ... propranolol (Inderal), rifampin (Rifadin), spironolactone ( Aldactone ), tetracyclines, thiazide diuretics, and triamterene...

Liver & Pancreas Disorders board

  1. please help 29 w/ hepc and end stage cirrhosis many ????
    ... yes. With that they let me go. I'm on Lactalose, Aldactone , lasix, protonics, previcid and synthroid. This doesnt...

Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD board

  1. Copd
    ... on O2 24/7, On Prednisone, Lasix (fluid tablets), Aldactone (fluid tablets), Mucomyst, ventolin, and loads of...

Acne board

  1. Frustrated with cycstic acne
    ... and my blood pressure soar. I decided to try Spiro aldactone (aldactone) one more time and really stick with it...
    ... pimples. But, my doc told me I would need to take Aldactone long term. I've 31 years old and so far so good....
    ... vit.c, less vitamin c... all of it. More recently, Aldactone ... which only worked sometimes... still got cysts...

  2. How long can you be on spiro?
    ... Np! ;) Its full name is spironolactone (brand name Aldactone ). Some Drs won't prescribe it for acne (mine wouldn...

  3. 40, with acne like a teenager
    ... control their acne. Spironocultane (also known as " aldactone ") is a potassium-sparing medication that was initially...

  4. spironolactone
    ... i have been using brand name aldactone pills for the past year or so to control my acne,...

  5. How long do you have to take Spiro?
    ... there, I too am on Spironolactone generic for aldactone , and it is working great. My only question is how...
    ... there, I too am on Spironolactone generic for aldactone , and it is working great. My only question is how...

  6. Post Accutane
    ... again. I am now seeing a dermatologist who has me on Aldactone and has me come in once a month for a microdermabrassion...

  7. Questions for Spiro Takers (Women and especially Men)
    ... 3. What brand are you taking? (e.g. Spirotone, Aldactone , etc) 4. How long have you been taking it? ...
    ... to the dehydration. 3) I think I was prescribed Aldactone , but it is filled with a generic. 4) about 2 months...
    ... 3. What brand are you taking? (e.g. Spirotone, Aldactone , etc) SPIROTONE 4. How long have you been taking...
    ... to the dehydration. 3) I think I was prescribed Aldactone , but it is filled with a generic. 4) about 2 months...
    ... I thought aldactone was the generic for spiro. Is this true?...

  8. Excessive Sweating caused by Spiro?
    ... the generic brand Spirotone rather than the official Aldactone so I'm not sure if that's why it's not working as...

  9. finally something worked
    ... lower high blood pressure. What it is, is generic Aldactone which helps to decrease oil production (in the glands...

  10. spironolactone
    ... Spironolactone ( Aldactone ) is a potassium-sparing medication used as a diuretic...

  11. Spiro
    ... is there a difference between Spironolactone and Aldactone ?...
    ... or Diane-35. Spironolactone is the generic name. Aldactone is the brand name. You really should talk to...

  12. Adults with acne?
    ... switch to another oral contraceptive and also use aldactone ( a drug that blocks the male hormones that effect...
    ... doctor changes my oral contraceptive I will try the aldactone with it. What do you mean about the white stuff in...

  13. Glycolic Acid
    ... was 49 a dermatologist put me on spironolactone, aka aldactone . It has a variety of effects, and is use for different...

  14. How to tell: Hormonal Acne
    ... abnormalities. Antiandrogens (cyproterone acetate or aldactone ) may be useful in severe acne, hormonal contraceptives...

  15. Just got back from the derm....Spiro & Differin!
    ... Spironolactone and he prescribed me a version called Aldactone (sp?), but only wrote it for 25mg. Will such a low...

  16. Is spiro safe for males?
    ... Aldactone is the same thing as Spiro, right?...
    ... Yeah Aldactone is the name brand and Spironolactone is the Generic...

  17. spiro spiro spiro0o0o
    ... Aldactone is the brand name but I use generic. The generic...
    ... spiro - a generic brand I think called Spirotone. Aldactone is the name brand. There are several different off...

  18. a change in my DR :(
    ... generic name is spironolactone and the brand name is Aldactone . Your doctor has probably heard of this before. ...

  19. 3 months and 2 weeks on Spiro and 100% clear!!
    ... what's spiro? Spironolactone ( Aldactone ), With problems related to excessive testosterone...

  20. accutane, lasers, scars, need help!
    ... everything, antibiotics, two courses of accutane, aldactone . I got cortisones injections for cysts every few weeks...

  21. Accutane, laser, scarring, please help!
    ... to go get cortisone shots every few weeks. I tried Aldactone , which is a heart medicine that's sometimes prescribed...

  22. Spiro help! where do you get it from? and dosage info?
    ... ronolactone and that is the generic form, the name brand is Aldactone . I purchase mine off the internet at inhousepharmacy...

  23. what is spiro?
    ... "spiro" is spironolactone (also known as Aldactone ) and is a hormonal treatment (anti-androgen). It's...

  24. Epleronone a MALE alternative to Spiro?
    ... the part where it says Epleronone an Alternative to Aldactone and read. Interesting stuff....

  25. Epleronone an Alternative to Spiro
    ... the part where it says Epleronone an Alternative to Aldactone and read. Interesting stuff....

  26. Why aren't more of us guys trying Avodart?
    ... overstated on this board. If you read the specs for Aldactone the side effects do not appear to be any more alarming...
    ... overstated on this board. If you read the specs for Aldactone the side effects do not appear to be any more alarming...

  27. Aldactone/Spiro users: A quick POLL
    ... Hi I'm a new user of Aldactone , and I was wondering if anyone who is using it currently ... uses anything else with aldactone ? I'm currently still using Clean and Clear Acne Advantage ... Kit with aldactone and I'm not sure if I should stop using it or not...
    ... I did have to add more moisturizer 2 months in w/ aldactone skin is finally drying out. I am also taking doxycycline ... more cysts though, not one since I started taking the aldactone - up to 100mg now, my dr. gradually increased my dose ... quit the antibiotic, don't like taking it, and the aldactone will do it's job. Good luck....
    ... on here been on yasmin (NOT yaz) and Spironolactone( aldactone ) at the same time? would you recommend taking both ... help with acne and irregular periods? I'm already on Aldactone and have been for about 3months, but now I have really...
    ... on here been on yasmin (NOT yaz) and Spironolactone( aldactone ) at the same time? would you recommend taking both ... help with acne and irregular periods? I'm already on Aldactone and have been for about 3months, but now I have really...

  28. I'm officially PIMPLE FREE after 7 trs of acne!
    ... full name is Spironolactone. Another name for it is Aldactone ....
    ... for severe acne? Spironolactone is the generic of Aldactone and is an androgen blocker. It blocks the androgens...

  29. Any feedback regarding Avodart?
    ... be self-serving, but the technical info for spiro ( Aldactone ) does not read as frightening as some of the posts...
    ... be self-serving, but the technical info for spiro ( Aldactone ) does not read as frightening as some of the posts...

  30. Reaction to Spiro/New to boards! Help!
    ... tried Clearlight. Anway, she gave me a script for Aldactone hoping that I may not have the same reaction to the...

  31. Won Over By Spiro!
    ... prescribed for high blood pressure. It is also known as aldactone . At some point, it was discovered that the medicine...

  32. Why is Spiro such a big secret?
    ... I went to the doctors earlier this week and got Aldactone (spironolactone). I've been to so many doctors about...

  33. Topical Spiro/Male Spiro Usage
    ... That's great Geoff. Are you using Aldactone or a generic brand of spiro?...

  34. My experience with spironolactone
    ... lowest dose (50 mg/day), and then bought it generic ( aldactone ) online. i realize this isn't the best way to do it...
    ... lowest dose (50 mg/day), and then bought it generic ( aldactone ) online. i realize this isn't the best way to do it...

  35. Sick and tired of acne ruining my life! Please help!!
    ... online, printed out articals on it (Its also called aldactone ) andbrought them to my dr. i also just got a new...

  36. gyno/derm WHY WON'T THEY RX SPIRO????
    ... Now back to what I was saying, Spironolactone ( Aldactone ) has been around quite awhile and has been used for...

  37. Birth Control pills and acne....
    ... Some on this board take a combination of BCP and Aldactone and do well....

  38. Yonka products
    ... to talk my Dr into prescribing Spiro (also called aldactone ) which also works w/ great success for many. i...

  39. Seizure attack from Accutane
    ... cost me about $300.00 . She prescribed me Sprio ( aldactone ) and azelex, although I told her that Erthromycin...

  40. Spironolactone
    ... What kind of spiro did they presrcibe you? Is it Aldactone ? About how much does it cost you? :) Keep me...
    ... says "spironolactone". I think that is the generic of aldactone but I might be wrong. It cost me $10 for 30 pills...

  41. What is SPIRO and does it work for the so called hormonal acne?
    ... Spironolactone ( Aldactone ) is a potassium-sparing medication used as a diuretic...


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