Aldactone

Last Update May 23, 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
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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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Hirsutism medications
Aldactone
9,951 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
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
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Spironolactone
73,272 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
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
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Diane-35
13,332 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Pregnancy Prevention*, Hirsutism
Other names:
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
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Flutamide
6,317 discussions
Taken for: Hair Loss*, PCOS*, Prostate Cancer, Acne*, Cancer
Other names: Eulexin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
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Vaniqa
3,586 discussions
Taken for: Hirsutism
Other names: Eflornithine
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
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Alesse
11,729 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
3.1
Satisfaction
1.0
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Mircette
4,290 discussions
Taken for: Pregnancy Prevention, Spotting*, Acne*, Cramping*, PCOS*
Other names: Kariva, Azurette, Viorele
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.1
Satisfaction
1.0
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Eulexin
350 discussions
Taken for: Prostate Cancer, PCOS*, Hair Loss*, Cancer, Hirsutism*
Other names: Flutamide
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
No score available
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No score available
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Ovcon
3,490 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
No score available
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Ortho Cyclen
4,126 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
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
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Hirsutism medications
Aldactone
9,951 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
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Spironolactone
73,272 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
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Diane-35
13,332 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Pregnancy Prevention*, Hirsutism
Other names:
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Flutamide
6,317 discussions
Taken for: Hair Loss*, PCOS*, Prostate Cancer, Acne*, Cancer
Other names: Eulexin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Vaniqa
3,586 discussions
Taken for: Hirsutism
Other names: Eflornithine
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Alesse
11,729 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
3.1
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Mircette
4,290 discussions
Taken for: Pregnancy Prevention, Spotting*, Acne*, Cramping*, PCOS*
Other names: Kariva, Azurette, Viorele
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.1
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Eulexin
350 discussions
Taken for: Prostate Cancer, PCOS*, Hair Loss*, Cancer, Hirsutism*
Other names: Flutamide
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Ovcon
3,490 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
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Ortho Cyclen
4,126 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
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
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