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Safe Spironolactone Aldactone Pregnant
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Discontinue it: It's not frankly dangerous, but you should stop using it as soon as you find out you are pregnant. Discuss this with your obg or whoever gives you the prescription.
If a male has been taking spironolactone and estrogen for a month and gets a female pregnant, will there likely be any complications in the pregnancy?
No: The males exposure to those medications would not affect the baby.
Daughter had taken spironolactone but stopped when she was 3 weeks pregnant. What are the chances of a birth defect and is there test for this defect?
No Data: This medication is considered a category "c"medication in early pregnancy. There is not enough data available to consider it dangerous or completely safe in early pregnancy. It moves to a category "d" or potentially dangerous if used for pregnancy induced hypertension late in pregnancy. (as are many of the hypertension drugs) since there is no recorded defects, there is no specific test for them.
I'm on spironolactone, metformin & lisinopril. I'm not on birth control - do those meds pose a risk to a pregnancy? (Not ttc now but it could happen)
Yes: No interactions between them.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm on 100 mg of aldactone (spironolactone) can taking with KLAMATH BLUE GREEN ALGAE SUPPLEMENT safe?
Off-label: Acne is an off-label use of both drugs, and whether it is safe to use them depends entirely on your particular situation. Nothing "cures" acne, but we have many options for controlling it.
Is it safe to combine zithromax with aldactone (spironolactone) in one treatment to cure adult acne?
No rebound: There's no rebound but you'll lose the benefits. Why were you taking those meds? Are you sure you want to sacrifice the benefits they gave you?See 1 more doctor answer
Need doc opinions! I am trying to figure out if it is safe to take spironolactone and fertilaid together?
Is topical spironolactone (2%) safe for mpb? Is it effective? Can systemic absorption occur? (coz its 50-75 mg topical application in paraben vehicle)
Topical Spironolacto: The literature on systemic absorption of topical sprironolactone is a bit unclear. Small studies in lab rodents showed no absorption, but there are numerous anecdotal entries on hair loss blogs where users attest to side effects which point towards systemic absorption, including falling testosterone levels. Monitor your use carefully to see if you are an "absorber.".