Review: how effective is Spironolactone for Hair thinning?
(By eHealthMe on Jul, 25, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.6/5
Long term ratings: 2.9/5
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 Spironolactone (spironolactone) is for Hair thinning. The study is based on 21 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Spironolactone
Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,372 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.
Hair thinning (latest reports from 228,147 patients) is typically treated by Propecia, Finasteride, Biotin, Minoxidil, Spironolactone, Rogaine.
On Jul, 25, 2014: 21 people are studied for taking Spironolactone in Hair thinning
Spironolactone effectiveness for Hair thinning (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Spironolactone for Hair thinning * :
|Hair thinning||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.52%||14.29%||28.57%||23.81%||23.81% |
Who find Spironolactone more effective for Hair thinning?
Age of people who find Spironolactone more effective * :
|Hair thinning||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||75.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (4 months ago):
My endocrinologist /doctor has my fluid intake limited to 48 ounces of liquids per day (all liquids) because my sodium levels were off due to the drug spironolactone , I was taking 200 mg per day but have cut back to 100 mg per day for the last year.
Also my Crestor dosage is 20 mg per day.
From this study (4 months ago):
Had echo gram and told I had pulmionary hypertension moderate to severe could any of these medicines be the cause
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