Review: how effective is Spironolactone for Transgender hormonal therapy?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 1, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
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 Transgender hormonal therapy. The study is based on 12 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Spironolactone
Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,380 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.
Transgender hormonal therapy
Transgender hormonal therapy (latest reports from 44 patients) is typically treated by Spironolactone, Estradiol.
On Aug, 1, 2014: 12 people are studied for taking Spironolactone in Transgender hormonal therapy
Spironolactone effectiveness for Transgender hormonal therapy (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Spironolactone for Transgender hormonal therapy * :
|Transgender hormonal therapy||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||25.00%||33.33%||8.33%||8.33%||16.67% |
Who find Spironolactone more effective for Transgender hormonal therapy?
Age of people who find Spironolactone more effective * :
|Transgender hormonal therapy||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (9 months ago):
34yo MTF Transgender with recent elevated liver enzymes.
From this study (4 years ago):
this drug caused the worst side effect in me .. sores in mouth skin felt burnt and tongue and lips felt burnt also. and i had the worst anxiety attack that resulted in an ambulance call.. my kidneys feel like they have been kicked and bruised... hate the medication it was only five days worth.. Be very careful with this medicine its a sneaky one!!!
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