How effective is Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
Summary: 4 Aldactone users have rated its effectiveness for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling.
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
This is a review of how effective Aldactone (spironolactone) is for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling >>>
What is Aldactone
Aldactone has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from 20,202 Aldactone users)
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling can be treated by Furosemide, Lasix, Hydrochlorothiazide, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Hctz, Dyazide. (latest reports from 1,420 Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 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 |
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?
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.
Find out which drug is more effective in real world to treat:
What do you think? Post a comment.
Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.
Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
More questions for: Aldactone, Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):
- Swollen+painful ankle after 2 weeks on tecfidera
Actually, I was taking DiMethylFumarate capsules made by a pharmacy since 2 years (Jan 2013-Dec 2014). Switched to Tecfidera before Xmas 2014 and two weeks later I noticed unexplainable pain in my left ankle. The pain appears and disappears rather randomly, it is always only the left leg (I had a se ...
- Avastin--swelling of leg and foot--macular degeneration (2 responses)
I had my first shot of Avastin for Macular Degeneration in April 2014. My left leg and foot began swelling so much that I was sent to the ER. Doctors thought it was another blood clot, but it was not.
This is December and the swelling is worse.
- Androgel for secondary hypogonadism
Severe swelling in legs, ankles and feet after being on my feet for more than one hour. Pain in calves and ankles. Feels like they're being squeezed or compressed. Pain dissipates after laying down for a few hours. Swelling never completely dissipates. Always some swelling in ankles.
- Abnormal orgasm after likely caused by taking spironolactone
I was taking Spironolactone to assist with hairloss for approx 7 years. Although the drug did help to stop hair falling out it also caused abnormal orgasm and after 12 months of not taking the drug I am still unable to climax normally. My doctor cannot give me a full explanation for this.
- Muscle weakness while on accutane
I began taking Accutane end of 2013 and I'm just now finishing up my medication.
During the first month I noticed my hands swelling up, but I also noticed my knuckles lightened.
Where I considered my elbows to be ashy, the color lightened up and the skin became smooth. My body retaine ...
More reviews for: Aldactone, Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 year ago):
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 (1 year 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 (5 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.
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.