Review: could Spironolactone cause Withdrawal syndrome?
We study 25,331 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.
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Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,397 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 56,389 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 25,329 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone. Among them, 22 people (0.09%) have Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.04% of all the 56,357 people who have Withdrawal Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Spironolactone when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Spironolactone * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Spironolactone ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (6 people, 27.27%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 18.18%)
- Fibromyalgia (3 people, 13.64%)
- Pain (3 people, 13.64%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (7 people, 31.82%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 31.82%)
- Lasix (6 people, 27.27%)
- Lisinopril (5 people, 22.73%)
- Xanax (4 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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