Review: could Spironolactone cause Anxiety?
We study 25,316 people who have side effects while taking Spironolactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 991 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,380 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,269,646 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 25,310 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone. Among them, 1,022 people (4.04%) have Anxiety. They amount to 0.08% of all the 1,271,850 people who have Anxiety on eHealthMe.
Time on Spironolactone when people have Anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Spironolactone * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Spironolactone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (95 people, 9.30%)
- Pain (93 people, 9.10%)
- Hypertension (72 people, 7.05%)
- Multiple myeloma (67 people, 6.56%)
- Anxiety (64 people, 6.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (417 people, 40.80%)
- Digoxin (409 people, 40.02%)
- Aspirin (383 people, 37.48%)
- Furosemide (367 people, 35.91%)
- Lisinopril (287 people, 28.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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