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

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 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure.

We study 19,963 people who have side effects while taking Aldactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 173 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 acne. (latest outcomes from 20,200 Aldactone users)

High blood cholesterol and triglycerides

High blood cholesterol and triglycerides has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain. (latest reports from 171,572 High blood cholesterol and triglycerides patients)

On Jan, 4, 2015: 19,960 people reported to have side effects when taking Aldactone. Among them, 173 people (0.87%) have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides.

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 triglycerides14.29%42.86%0.00%0.00%0.00%28.57%14.29%

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%0.99%0.00%7.43%3.96%20.30%15.84%51.49%

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

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%

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

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (40 people, 23.12%)
  2. Depression (34 people, 19.65%)
  3. Pain (20 people, 11.56%)
  4. Breast cancer (19 people, 10.98%)
  5. Cardiac failure congestive (15 people, 8.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (102 people, 58.96%)
  2. Aspirin (66 people, 38.15%)
  3. Digoxin (55 people, 31.79%)
  4. Lipitor (50 people, 28.90%)
  5. Altace (49 people, 28.32%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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