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Spironolactone (marketed under the trade names Aldactone, Novo-Spiroton, Aldactazide, Spiractin, '''Spirotone'...Read on Wikipedia
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Spironolactone for Hair Loss
We analyzed what people said about Spironolactone and compared it to other Acne medications
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art of the symptoms treated by Spiro. Do you know what othe...
" ...purplestar - you mention hair loss and facial hair as part of the symptoms treated by Spiro. Do you know what other ...issues, so I'm wondering whether it's being offered to me as a bit of a sop while... "
r Redmond, I stopped taking spiro 200mg two months ago, I...
" ...Dear Dr Redmond, I stopped taking spiro 200mg two months ago, I had taken it for ...maintain my hair and this shed is just a withdrawal shed? Or, is it the case that if I... "
a diuretic. I had to take spiro too often, like I'd wake up...
" ...makes me pee more than spiro did, which is a diuretic. I had to take spiro too often, like I'd wake ...neeeeeed spirrrooooooooo the testosterone, it burnssssss.\" Bree did you have withdraws after your... "
k with your Yasmin withdrawal! I see Spironolactone men...
" ...the normal frustration with my skin ). Dianette worked really well for me ...off. Good luck with your Yasmin withdrawal! I see Spironolactone mentioned a lot on these ...me and I've been having various... "
m fin ? Is it because I'm not on oral spiro anymore ?...
" ...It can't come from the withdrawal of spiro only. What's going on ? Is it a telogen effluvium from Nolvadex ? All my hair are ...I had from fin ? Is it because I'm not on oral spiro anymore... "
also taking spironolactone for acne caused by PCOS and have...
" ...my meds, but I went through horrible withdrawals the first time and don't ...again. I was also taking spironolactone for acne caused by PCOS and have discontinued that... "
it helps to wean gradually off the spironolactone, that's...
" ...depression itself than the medication withdrawal. You should seek help for ...immediate results. If you think it helps to wean gradually off the spironolactone, that's fine, assuming it isn't... "
good idea. To take so much Spiro can seriously affect your...
" ...a good idea. To take so much Spiro can seriously affect your electrolyte ...so good. Progesterone will make withdrawal WORST since it is mildly ...don't advise you increase Prometrium. The plan to... "
quit spiro--did your acne worsen after you stopped? And if...
" Spiro withdrawl?! How long does it last? I was on spiro for about 7 weeks--2 menstrual ...went on it! Could the spiro still be altering my hormones? ...To all you ladies who quit spiro--did your acne worsen... "
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