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How effective is Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?

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 created by eHealthMe based on 4 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Aldactone

Aldactone (latest outcomes from 20,184 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 4,552 patients) can be treated by Furosemide, Lasix, Hydrochlorothiazide, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Hctz, Spironolactone.

On Oct, 25, 2014: 4 people are studied for taking Aldactone in Foot, leg, and ankle swelling




Aldactone effectiveness for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling


Long term Aldactone effectiveness for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling

Aldactone effectiveness for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall11020
Long term
(1+ years)
00010

Gender of people who take Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :

FemaleMale
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling25.00%75.00%

Age of people who take Aldactone for Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling0.00%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 * :

FemaleMale
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling0.00%100.00%

Age of people who find Aldactone more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling0.00%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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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.

    Reply

  • 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.

    Reply

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • bullous pemphigoid is terrible, but I have got it in remission by continuing to take 500mg of Niacinamide..

    Reply

    tommie on Jul, 23, 2010:

    can you take niacin if you are on spironolactone for other reasons besides blood pressure.

    Reply

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