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why does spironolactone have side effect of post menopause bleeding ?

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Dr. Loren Cohen
Addiction Medicine 52 years experience
Hormonal action: Spironolactone has a chemical structure similar to female sex hormones and can cause post menopausal bleeding in women and breast swelling in man, the latter of which is referred to as gynecomastia.

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