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Spironolactone

SPIRONOLACTONE is a diuretic. It helps you make more urine and to lose excess water from your body. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure, and edema or swelling from heart, kidney, or liver disease. It is also used to treat patients who make too much aldosterone or have low potassium. Compare aldosterone antagonists.
Aldactone Coupon - Aldactone 100mg tablet
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Aldactone Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress. Check your blood pressure as directed. Ask your doctor what your blood pressure should be, and when you should contact them.

You may need to be on a special diet while taking this medicine. Ask your doctor. Also, ask how many glasses of fluid you need to drink a day. You must not get dehydrated.

This medicine may make you feel confused, dizzy or lightheaded. Drinking alcohol and taking some medicines can make this worse. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not sit or stand up quickly.

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Interactions with Medications

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

Abdominal or stomach cramping, burning, or tenderness

bleeding gums

bloody or black, tarry stools

bloody urine

breast pain

chest pain

chills

clay-colored stools

clear or bloody discharge from the nipple

cloudy urine

coma

confusion

constipation

convulsions

cough or hoarseness

dark urine

decrease in urine output or decrease in urine-concentrating ability

diarrhea

difficulty with swallowing

dimpling of the breast skin

dizziness

drowsiness

fast or irregular heartbeat

fever with or without chills

general feeling of tiredness or weakness

headache

heartburn

hives, itching, or skin rash

increased thirst

indigestion

inverted nipple

loss of appetite

lower back or side pain

lump in the breast or under the arm

muscle pain or cramps

muscle spasms or twitching

nausea and vomiting

painful or difficult urination

persistent crusting or scaling of the nipple

pinpoint red spots on the skin

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

redness or swelling of the breast

severe stomach pain

shakiness and unsteady walk

sore on the skin of the breast that does not heal

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

swelling of the face, fingers, feet, ankles, or lower legs

swollen, painful, or tender lymph glands in the neck, armpit, or groin

tightness in the chest

trembling

troubled breathing

unpleasant breath odor

unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds

weight gain

yellow eyes or skin

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

Irregular heartbeat

nervousness

numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips

rash with flat lesions or small raised lesions on the skin

reddened skin

weakness or heaviness of the legs

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Incidence not known

Burning feeling in the chest or stomach

hair loss or thinning of the hair

leg cramps

sores, welting, or blisters

stomach upset

swelling of the breasts or breast soreness in both females and males

unusual dullness or feeling of sluggishness

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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