Review: could Spironolactone cause High blood sugar?
We study 25,331 people who have side effects while taking Spironolactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 233 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.
Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Spironolactone and have High blood sugar >>>
Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,397 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.
High blood sugar
High blood sugar (high blood sugar) (latest reports from 146,015 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, depression, bipolar disorder.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 25,322 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone. Among them, 233 people (0.92%) have High Blood Sugar. They amount to 0.16% of all the 146,059 people who have High Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.
Time on Spironolactone when people have High blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood sugar||41.67%||25.00%||16.67%||0.00%||8.33%||8.33%||0.00% |
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Spironolactone * :
|High blood sugar||1.01%||0.00%||0.50%||0.50%||3.52%||14.57%||15.08%||64.82% |
Severity of High blood sugar when taking Spironolactone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood sugar||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neoplasm malignant (31 people, 13.30%)
- Calcium deficiency (31 people, 13.30%)
- Lung neoplasm (30 people, 12.88%)
- Metastases to spine (30 people, 12.88%)
- Hypertension (28 people, 12.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (96 people, 41.20%)
- Aspirin (92 people, 39.48%)
- Lasix (91 people, 39.06%)
- Coumadin (68 people, 29.18%)
- Digoxin (66 people, 28.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Spironolactone and have High Blood Sugar
- group for people who take Spironolactone
- group for people who have High Blood Sugar
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Spironolactone, High blood sugar
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Abnormal orgasm after likely caused by taking spironolactone
I was taking Spironolactone to assist with hairloss for approx 7 years. Although the drug did help to stop hair falling out it also caused abnormal orgasm and after 12 months of not taking the drug I am still unable to climax normally. My doctor cannot give me a full explanation for this.
- Ovary pain disappeared
I have been taking Spironolactone 50mg for over a year that was prescribed by my dermatologist for acne. Prior to this I had daily pain in my right ovary for the previous 2 years with laproscopic surgery for tubal ligation the gyn did not see anything on this ovary to cause the pain, but my pain is ...
- Breast enlargement and tenderness
starting taking spironolactone approximately one year ago to help with chronic kidney failure. Soon experienced enlargement of both breast and tenderness. Stopped taking the med and enlargement returned to normal but soreness continues. Some days are worse than others.
More reviews for: Spironolactone, High blood sugar
On eHealthMe, Spironolactone (spironolactone) is often used for acne. Find out below the conditions Spironolactone is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Spironolactone used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.