Review: could Aldactone cause High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides?


Summary

High blood cholesterol and triglycerides is found among people who take Aldactone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Hypertension . We study 26,111 people who have side effects while taking Aldactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 202 have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides and more.

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Aldactone

Aldactone has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Aldactone 28,199 users)

High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides

High blood cholesterol and triglycerides has been reported by people with skin blushing/flushing, muscle aches, pain, drug ineffective, weakness (latest reports from 236,105 High blood cholesterol and triglycerides patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

26,111 people reported to have side effects when taking Aldactone.
Among them, 202 people (0.77%) have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aldactone cause High blood cholesterol and triglycerides?

Time on Aldactone when people have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides *:

  • < 1 month: 27.27 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.27 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 18.18 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.18 %
  • 10+ years: 9.09 %

Gender of people who have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides when taking Aldactone *:

  • female: 72.45 %
  • male: 27.55 %

Age of people who have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides when taking Aldactone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.22 %
  • 10-19: 1.22 %
  • 20-29: 6.1 %
  • 30-39: 4.88 %
  • 40-49: 10.98 %
  • 50-59: 21.95 %
  • 60+: 53.66 %

Severity if High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides when taking Aldactone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 50 %

How people recovered from High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (40 people, 19.80%)
  • Depression (29 people, 14.36%)
  • Pain (15 people, 7.43%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (13 people, 6.44%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (13 people, 6.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (70 people, 34.65%)
  • Aspirin (51 people, 25.25%)
  • Lipitor (50 people, 24.75%)
  • Digoxin (46 people, 22.77%)
  • Coumadin (45 people, 22.28%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (47 people, 23.27%)
  • Anxiety (47 people, 23.27%)
  • Pain (46 people, 22.77%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (43 people, 21.29%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (43 people, 21.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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