Review: taking Spironolactone and Torsemide together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Spironolactone and Torsemide together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Spironolactone and Torsemide. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,762 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Spironolactone

Spironolactone has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Spironolactone 25,994 users)

Torsemide

Torsemide has active ingredients of torsemide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Torsemide 8,293 users)

On Jul, 22, 2016

1,762 people who take Spironolactone, Torsemide are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Spironolactone and Torsemide drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Spironolactone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Torsemide:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Spironolactone:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 6 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Torsemide:
  • female: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Spironolactone:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
Torsemide:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pruritus
  • renal failure acute
  • infection
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • platelet count decreased
  • anaemia
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • diarrhoea
  • multi-organ failure
  • blood creatinine increased
1 - 6 months:
  • renal failure acute
  • blood sodium decreased
  • metabolic alkalosis
  • renal failure
  • dehydration
  • diarrhoea
  • general physical health deterioration
  • blood potassium decreased
  • hypotension
  • oedema peripheral
6 - 12 months:
  • diarrhoea
  • hyperkalaemia
  • hepatic encephalopathy
  • dehydration
  • bradycardia
  • colitis ischaemic
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • fluid retention
  • hypercalcaemia
1 - 2 years:
  • renal failure acute
  • hyperkalaemia
  • vomiting
  • carotid artery stenosis
  • dizziness
  • hypertensive crisis
  • hypotension
  • bradycardia
  • general physical health deterioration
  • nausea
2 - 5 years:
  • renal failure acute
  • hyperkalaemia
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pulmonary oedema
  • somnolence
  • dyspnoea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • encephalopathy
  • fatigue
  • anorexia
5 - 10 years:
  • anaemia
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac arrest
  • gastritis haemorrhagic
  • haematemesis
  • arrhythmia
  • blood pressure decreased
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • dyspnoea
  • encephalopathy
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • renal failure acute
  • nausea
  • hypotension
  • atrial fibrillation
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure
  • renal failure
  • pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dyspnoea
  • renal failure acute
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • oedema peripheral
  • dehydration
  • general physical health deterioration
  • nausea
  • cardiac failure
  • atrial fibrillation
  • vomiting
male:
  • renal failure acute
  • hypotension
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dyspnoea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • renal failure
  • renal failure acute
  • blood potassium increased
  • cardiac failure
  • myocardial fibrosis
  • sepsis
  • asthma
  • blood chloride decreased
  • blood pressure decreased
  • blood sodium decreased
2-9:
  • cyanosis
  • hypotension
  • pyrexia
  • renal failure acute
  • fatigue
  • renal failure
  • sepsis
10-19:
  • dizziness
  • abdominal pain
  • blood pressure decreased
  • cough
  • flushing
  • headache
  • malaise
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • drug tolerance decreased
20-29:
  • bronchitis
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • influenza like illness
  • urinary tract infection
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis
  • insomnia
  • intracardiac thrombus
  • presyncope
  • tuberculin test positive
30-39:
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • pleural effusion
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • nausea
  • oedema lower limb
  • white blood cell count increased
  • right ventricular failure
  • hypotension
  • pyrexia
40-49:
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • vomiting
  • nausea
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • cardiac failure
  • dyspnoea
50-59:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • renal failure acute
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • asthenia
  • anxiety
  • atrial fibrillation
  • chest pain
  • hypotension
60+:
  • renal failure acute
  • dyspnoea
  • hypotension
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure
  • dehydration
  • nausea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hyperkalaemia
  • cardiac failure congestive

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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