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Review: could Aldactone cause High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (High Blood Cholesterol)?

We study 19,949 people who have side effects while taking Aldactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 172 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 (latest outcomes from 20,184 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.

High blood cholesterol and triglycerides

High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (latest reports from 449,710 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia.

On Aug, 28, 2014: 19,948 people reported to have side effects when taking Aldactone. Among them, 172 people (0.86%) have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides. They amount to 0.04% of all the 453,850 people who have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides on eHealthMe.

Trend of High blood cholesterol and triglycerides in Aldactone reports

Time on Aldactone when people have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides16.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%16.67%

Gender of people who have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides when taking Aldactone * :

FemaleMale
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides76.82%23.18%

Age of people who have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides when taking Aldactone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides0.00%1.00%0.00%7.46%3.98%20.40%15.42%51.74%

Severity of High blood cholesterol and triglycerides when taking Aldactone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

How people recovered from High blood cholesterol and triglycerides ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (39 people, 22.67%)
  2. Depression (34 people, 19.77%)
  3. Pain (20 people, 11.63%)
  4. Breast cancer (19 people, 11.05%)
  5. Cardiac failure congestive (15 people, 8.72%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (102 people, 59.30%)
  2. Aspirin (66 people, 38.37%)
  3. Digoxin (55 people, 31.98%)
  4. Lipitor (50 people, 29.07%)
  5. Altace (49 people, 28.49%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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