Review: could Spironolactone cause Tumor?
Summary: Tumor could be caused by Spironolactone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Lasix, and have Depression.
We study 25,278 people who have side effects while taking Spironolactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 85 have Tumor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tumor and more.
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Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,338 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.
Tumor (latest reports from 58,841 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 25,245 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone. Among them, 80 people (0.32%) have Tumor. They amount to 0.14% of all the 58,815 people who have Tumor on eHealthMe.
Time on Spironolactone when people have Tumor * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Tumor when taking Spironolactone * :
Severity of Tumor when taking Spironolactone ** :
How people recovered from Tumor ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (24 people, 30.00%)
- Arthritis (23 people, 28.75%)
- Multiple myeloma (23 people, 28.75%)
- Arrhythmia (23 people, 28.75%)
- Angina pectoris (22 people, 27.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (43 people, 53.75%)
- Lisinopril (39 people, 48.75%)
- Lorazepam (38 people, 47.50%)
- Aspirin (38 people, 47.50%)
- Coumadin (37 people, 46.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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.
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I also quit smoking last July and have put on a lot of weight and have not been able to lose it so far. I have also been dealing with a lot of depression and I am in perimenopause. I have been diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome by an endrocrine dr. but my obgyn does not agree with that diagnosis and neither do I.
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