Beyaz vs Spironolactone

Beyaz
(Rx)
Spironolactone
(Rx)
Beyaz is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Spironolactone is a diuretic and a high blood pressure medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Acne
3.1
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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September 24, 2010
July 10, 1980
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,737 Discussions
73,323 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Acne
#3 for PCOS
#4 for PMDD
#5 for PMS
Beyaz is prescribed for Acne and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for PCOS, although it is not approved for this condition.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Acne
#2 for Hair Loss
#3 for PCOS
#5 for Cystic Acne
#6 for Hirsutism
Our data suggest that Spironolactone is taken for Hair Loss, PCOS and Acne, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is prescribed for High Blood Pressure.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bey
Weight Gain
10
Nausea
5
Depression
5
Weight Loss
4
Blood Clots
3
Anxiety
3
Bloating
3
Itching
1
Diarrhea
1
Vomiting
1
Spi
Weight Gain
3
Weight Loss
2
Tiredness
2
Itching
2
Headaches
1
Dizziness
1
Weakness
1
Nausea
1
Dehydration
1
Cramping
1
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Weight Gain
Bey
Spi
10
3
Nausea
Bey
Spi
5
1
Depression
Bey
Spi
5
0
Weight Loss
Bey
Spi
4
2
Blood Clots
Bey
Spi
3
0
Anxiety
Bey
Spi
3
0
Bloating
Bey
Spi
3
0
Itching
Bey
Spi
1
2
Diarrhea
Bey
Spi
1
0
Vomiting
Bey
Spi
1
0
Weight Gain
Spi
Bey
3
10
Weight Loss
Spi
Bey
2
4
Tiredness
Spi
Bey
2
0
Itching
Spi
Bey
2
1
Headaches
Spi
Bey
1
0
Dizziness
Spi
Bey
1
0
Weakness
Spi
Bey
1
0
Nausea
Spi
Bey
1
5
Dehydration
Spi
Bey
1
0
Cramping
Spi
Bey
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Spironolactone during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Beyaz and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Spironolactone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 3-0.02-0.451 mg (24)
Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Drospirenone/Ethinyl Estradiol/Levomefolate Calcium
Spironolactone, Spironolactone Micronized
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Beyaz and Spironolactone: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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