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Review: could Spironolactone cause Withdrawal syndrome?





Summary: Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Spironolactone, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, also take medication Digoxin, and have Hypertension.

We study 25,351 people who have side effects while taking Spironolactone from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Spironolactone and have Withdrawal syndrome >>>

Spironolactone

Spironolactone has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Spironolactone 26,426 users)

Withdrawal syndrome

Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain.(latest reports from Withdrawal syndrome 9,186 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 25,348 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone. Among them, 22 people (0.09%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.

Trend of Withdrawal syndrome in Spironolactone reports

Time on Spironolactone when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :

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Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Spironolactone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%

Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Spironolactone ** :

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How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (6 people, 27.27%)
  2. Anxiety (4 people, 18.18%)
  3. Fibromyalgia (3 people, 13.64%)
  4. Pain (3 people, 13.64%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Digoxin (7 people, 31.82%)
  2. Aspirin (7 people, 31.82%)
  3. Lasix (6 people, 27.27%)
  4. Lisinopril (5 people, 22.73%)
  5. Xanax (4 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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