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A 38-year-old member asked:

How to stop taking aldactone (spironolactone) prescribed for acne?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sheila Calderon
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Stop it: There is no need to wean the drug. Simply stop taking it.
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 59 years experience
Just stop: No reason to stop except if you plan pregnancy or have side effects. Your acne is likely to get worse.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated May 5, 2018

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