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Review: could Spironolactone cause Blood triglycerides increased?

Summary: Blood triglycerides increased could be caused by Spironolactone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Digoxin, and have Depression.

We study 25,278 people who have side effects while taking Spironolactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 212 have Blood triglycerides increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood triglycerides increased and more.

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Spironolactone

Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,338 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.

Blood triglycerides increased

Blood triglycerides increased (latest reports from 446,961 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 25,245 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone. Among them, 212 people (0.84%) have Blood Triglycerides Increased. They amount to 0.05% of all the 446,395 people who have Blood Triglycerides Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Blood triglycerides increased in Spironolactone reports

Time on Spironolactone when people have Blood triglycerides increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood triglycerides increased0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%66.67%0.00%

Age of people who have Blood triglycerides increased when taking Spironolactone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood triglycerides increased1.33%0.00%0.89%9.33%3.56%21.78%17.33%45.78%

Severity of Blood triglycerides increased when taking Spironolactone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Blood triglycerides increased0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Blood triglycerides increased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (28 people, 13.21%)
  2. Hypertension (27 people, 12.74%)
  3. Cardiac disorder (21 people, 9.91%)
  4. Peripheral arterial occlusive disease (16 people, 7.55%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (16 people, 7.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Digoxin (94 people, 44.34%)
  2. Furosemide (83 people, 39.15%)
  3. Aspirin (82 people, 38.68%)
  4. Lasix (81 people, 38.21%)
  5. Lipitor (69 people, 32.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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