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Review: could Spironolactone cause Infertility?

Summary: Infertility could be caused by Spironolactone, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, also take Digoxin.

We study 25,283 people who have side effects while taking Spironolactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Infertility. Find out below who they are, when they have Infertility 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.

Infertility

Infertility (latest reports from 3,991 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, wegener's granulomatosis.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 25,278 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone. Among them, 14 people (0.06%) have Infertility. They amount to 0.36% of all the 3,911 people who have Infertility on eHealthMe.

Trend of Infertility in Spironolactone reports

Time on Spironolactone when people have Infertility * :

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Age of people who have Infertility when taking Spironolactone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Infertility0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Infertility when taking Spironolactone ** :

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How people recovered from Infertility ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

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Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Digoxin (14 people, 100.00%)
  2. Robitussin (14 people, 100.00%)
  3. K-dur (14 people, 100.00%)
  4. Lipitor (14 people, 100.00%)
  5. Lasix (14 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • We have been trying to have a baby for 2 yrs. My wife got pregnant before Christmas and miss carried at 9 weeks. I was on 1000 mg of depakote daily for 2 yrs. Have been off for 4 months now

    Reply

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • Increased from 25 mg (long time use) to 50 mg 4 months ago

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • My endocrinologist /doctor has my fluid intake limited to 48 ounces of liquids per day (all liquids) because my sodium levels were off due to the drug spironolactone , I was taking 200 mg per day but have cut back to 100 mg per day for the last year.
    Also my Crestor dosage is 20 mg per day.

    Reply

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