Review: how effective is Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 27, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Aldactone (spironolactone) is for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling. The study is based on 4 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Aldactone
Aldactone (latest outcomes from 20,182 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling (latest reports from 4,242 patients) can be treated by Furosemide, Lasix, Hydrochlorothiazide, Spironolactone, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Hctz.
On Aug, 27, 2014: 4 people are studied for taking Aldactone in Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Aldactone effectiveness for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||25.00%||75.00% |
Age of people who take Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||50.00% |
Who find Aldactone more effective for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
Gender of people who find Aldactone more effective * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who find Aldactone more effective * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Sever cramps in calves, hands, feet, thighs that last up to 45 min. Once relaxes can start again within a minute. Sometimes recurring over an 8 hour period.
From this study (11 months ago):
Severe muscle cramps in hands, arms, legs and feet that last somethimes about 30 min over and over during the night, sometimes all night. Muscles in leg calves affected most often but often hand, feet and thighs. It feels a a knot that will not go away. Once it starts subsiding it quickly relaxes but can return a few seconds later for the same duration. Hands are usually affected in day time and precede the night time leg cramps. Fingers distort and cannot move them.
From this study (4 years ago):
bullous pemphigoid is terrible, but I have got it in remission by continuing to take 500mg of Niacinamide..
tommie on Jul, 23, 2010:
can you take niacin if you are on spironolactone for other reasons besides blood pressure.
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