Aldactone

Last Update May 3, 2016
Aldactone is a diuretic and a high blood pressure medication.
Uses: Our data suggest that Aldactone is taken for PCOS and Acne, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is prescribed for High Blood Pressure, Chronic Heart Failure and Ascites. Read More
Other brands: Spironolactone
Spironolactone (marketed under the trade names Aldactone, Novo-Spiroton, Aldactazide, Spiractin, '''Spirotone'...
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Aldactone for treating Hirsutism

Our data suggest that Aldactone is taken for Hirsutism, although it is not approved for this condition.

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Aldactone
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Diane-35
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Vaniqa
3,570 discussions
Taken for: Hirsutism
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Method of use: Ointment
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Alesse
11,649 discussions
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Method of use: Pill
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Mircette
4,284 discussions
Taken for: Pregnancy Prevention, Spotting*, Acne*, Cramping*, PCOS*
Other names: Kariva, Azurette, Viorele
Method of use: Pill
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Eulexin
250 discussions
Taken for: Prostate Cancer, PCOS*, Hair Loss*, Cancer, Hirsutism*
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Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
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3.4
Satisfaction
1.0
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Ovcon
3,488 discussions
Taken for: Spotting*, Pregnancy Prevention, Cramping*, PCOS*, Acne*
Other names: Ortho Novum, Brevicon, Modicon, Balziva, Necon
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
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2.6
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Ortho Cyclen
4,122 discussions
Taken for: Pregnancy Prevention, Spotting*, Acne, Cramping*, PCOS*
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Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
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Hirsutism medications
Aldactone
9,744 discussions
Taken for: PCOS*, Acne*, High Blood Pressure, Chronic Heart Failure, Ascites, Hirsutism*, Edema, Heart Failure
Other names: Spironolactone, Spirono, Spironol, Spironolactone Plus
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
1.5
Helpfulness
Spironolactone
72,999 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Hair Loss*, PCOS*, High Blood Pressure, Cystic Acne*
Other names: Aldactone, Spirono, Spironolactone Plus, Spironol
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
2.5
Helpfulness
Diane-35
13,310 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Pregnancy Prevention*, Hirsutism
Other names:
*Off Label
3.0
Satisfaction
1.0
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Flutamide
6,245 discussions
Taken for: Hair Loss*, PCOS*, Prostate Cancer, Acne*, Cancer
Other names: Eulexin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.0
Satisfaction
4.5
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Vaniqa
3,570 discussions
Taken for: Hirsutism
Other names: Eflornithine
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
3.5
Helpfulness
Alesse
11,649 discussions
Taken for: Pregnancy Prevention, Spotting*, Acne*, Cramping*, PCOS*
Other names: Aviane, Lutera, Seasonale, Nordette, Levlite
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Mircette
4,284 discussions
Taken for: Pregnancy Prevention, Spotting*, Acne*, Cramping*, PCOS*
Other names: Kariva, Azurette, Viorele
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Eulexin
250 discussions
Taken for: Prostate Cancer, PCOS*, Hair Loss*, Cancer, Hirsutism*
Other names: Flutamide
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Ovcon
3,488 discussions
Taken for: Spotting*, Pregnancy Prevention, Cramping*, PCOS*, Acne*
Other names: Ortho Novum, Brevicon, Modicon, Balziva, Necon
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Ortho Cyclen
4,122 discussions
Taken for: Pregnancy Prevention, Spotting*, Acne, Cramping*, PCOS*
Other names: Ortho Tri Cyclin, Sprintec, Mononessa, TriNessa, Previfem
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.8
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
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