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    Condition: Other
    5/22/2009 10:19:23 AM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I'm taking this medication instead of lasix to treat foot/ankle edema. (Lasix caused too much potassium loss.) It works very well, and doesn't cause the urgent trips to the bathroom that lasix causes.

    Condition: Other
    5/16/2009 10:41:06 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I was prescribed 100 mg twice a day for acne and it has helped somewhat; Although, my skin is definitely not clear yet. I've been taking it for about 6 weeks along with Alesse (estrogen/progesterone) birth control. My blood pressure has increased greatly (from low to prehypertension), which I'm assuming is from the birth control, I have to urinate frequently, get dizzy spells and occassi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    4/27/2009 2:29:41 PM

    Reviewer: smorrow158, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am 36 years old and have had terrible acne since I was 16. I am allergic to most antibiotics and am trying to avoid taking Accutane, so in July 2008 I started taking Spironolactone 100mg/day, Evoclin foam in the morning, and Retin-A Micro at night. At first my face erupted with acne but after about 1 month my face cleared up beautifully. It took about 6 months for my period to regulate, but over ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    4/19/2009 8:03:37 PM

    Reviewer: curious.Kat, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I wanted to try spironolactone because I'd read that it helps with acne. I have been suffering from acne since my teens and always knew it was more so my hormones than what I used on my skin. My skin has gotten better, but now my hair is starting to thin. Has anyone else experienced hair loss? In reading the other reviews, it seems that others are taking the drug to reverse hair loss.

    Condition: Other
    4/10/2009 3:47:55 PM

    Reviewer: ?, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    my dermatologist prescribed this med for acne and it seems to help but I am sensitive to cold and my cold sensitivities are exacerbated with this med my hands and feet are pale bluish and the foot has has some tingling I am concerned that I am getting a secondary Raynauds do you have any info?

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