Aldactone (spironolactone) is a potassium-saving diuretic (water pill) that keeps your body from retaining a lot of salt and keeps your potassium levels from getting excessively low.
Aldactone is utilized to treat cardiovascular breakdown, (hypertension), or hypokalemia (low potassium levels in the blood).
Aldactone additionally treats liquid maintenance (edema) in individuals with congestive cardiovascular breakdown, cirrhosis of the liver, or a kidney issue called nephrotic disorder.
Aldactone is likewise used to analyze or treat a condition where you have an excess of aldosterone in your body. Aldosterone is a hormone created by your adrenal organs to help control the salt and water balance in your body.
You should utilize Aldactone with alert on the off chance that you have kidney issues, elevated levels of potassium in your blood, Addison’s infection, on the off chance that you can’t pee, or on the off chance that you are likewise taking eplerenone.
Aldactone has caused tumors in animals however it can’t whether this could happen in individuals. Try not to utilize this medication for any condition that has not been checked by your doctor.
Take Aldactone precisely as endorsed by your doctor. Follow all headings on your solution mark. Your doctor may once in a while change your portion. Try not to utilize this medication in bigger or littler sums or for longer than suggested.
Try not to impart this medication to someone else, regardless of whether they have similar side effects you have.
You may take Aldactone with or without nourishment, yet take it a similar way each time.
While utilizing Aldactone, you may require visit blood tests.
This drug can cause unordinary results with certain clinical tests. Tell any doctor who treats you that you are utilizing Aldactone.
In the event that you need medical procedure, tell the specialist early that you are utilizing Aldactone. You may need to quit utilizing the medication for a brief timeframe.