Spironolactone

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Spironolactone (marketed under the trade names Aldactone, Novo-Spiroton, Aldactazide, Spiractin, '''Spirotone'...
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Spironolactone & Grapefruit

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made my hair loss worse. Grapefruit increases potency...
" Spiro made my hair loss worse. Grapefruit increases potency of finasteride(& other drugs) by inhibiting certain digestive enzymes your... "

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anymore because I take spiro and a statin for cholesterol....
" ...history for me because of medicine I'm taking. I can't eat bananas or grapefruit anymore because I take spiro and a statin for cholesterol. But I guess it's better than my cholesterol... "

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now and have been taking Spiro since May. As long as...
" ...intake of everything else. Been drinking a glass of grapefruit juice everyday for a couple months now and have been taking Spiro since May. As long as I know it's possibly... "

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life. Currently I'm on spironolactone and use Aczone gel...
" ...have battled with acne all my life. Currently I'm on spironolactone and use Aczone gel along with Neutrogena pink grapefruit acne wash (salicyllic acid). I suffer from hormonal acne (cystic)... "

I have been put on Spironolactone and Yasmin for what...
" ...and Yasmin: a dangerous combo? I am a 24 year old healthy female. I have been put on Spironolactone and Yasmin for what ...neck, and have more acne than is ...a lot of grapefruit juice, which... "

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it. If you are taking Spiro then you need to minimize all...
" ...grapefruit has potassium in it. If you are taking Spiro then you ne... "

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be that if you take Spiro as well, coffee being a diuretic,...
" ...(progesterone too), especially if taken orally (and theobromine) are metabolized by the ...Also, if you take grapefruit (like me), this effect ...that if you take Spiro as well, coffee being... "

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took the spiro, I got really tired. More so then usual....
" ...very powerful liver enzyme and grapefruit juice is known, for a ...yesterday and then took the spiro, I got really tired. More so then usual. ...but if you are taking estrofem, you really sho... "

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first few months of taking Spironolactone. So who knows. (I...
" ...recently is if I crush Spironolactone with my teeth a bit ...first few months of taking Spironolactone. So who knows. (I got ...had been thinking about the grapefruit thing as well - as... "

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the diuretic effects of Spiro through the actions of its...
" ...countering the diuretic effects of Spiro through the actions of its ...cool! I now take 400 mg Prometrium daily instead of ...always with food. Dropped the grapefruit...for some reason, I fee... "

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