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.
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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, Spironolactone, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Hctz. (latest reports from 1,439 Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling patients)
On Mar, 30, 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.
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tommie on Jul, 23, 2010:
can you take niacin if you are on spironolactone for other reasons besides blood pressure.
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