A member asked:

How long should i wait until the effect of reducing aldactone (spironolactone) from 100mg to 75mg a day has stabilized? i plan to further reduce the dose to 50mg/day.

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Dr. Daniel Ries answered

Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis

Reducing meds: Why do you want to reduce it? Longer half life, should be at steady state in3-5 days (assuming 5 half lives).

Answered 12/16/2012

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Dr. Alok Agrawal answered

Specializes in

2 weeks: Wait for about 2 weeks- but let your doc handle it.

Answered 1/2/2013

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