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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of spironolactone oral.

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    Condition: Other
    4/1/2019 1:44:31 PM

    Reviewer: Sharllie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Have had my hair falling out for a couple of years. Since taking 100 mg of this medication , my hair is coming in so fast. It's amazing.

    Condition: Other
    11/5/2018 1:24:20 PM

    Reviewer: Ellaine, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I want to mention that this drug is an effective tool to medically transition. No where in its literature does it mention that this drug has this potential. I am also quite happy with the reduced acne side effect.

    Condition: Other
    3/27/2018 10:23:23 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This drug is fantastic for hormonal acne. I had bad acne as a teen, and while most of it went away, I have had nasty cystic zits on my chin since then. I'm 40 now, had tried all kinds of OTC and prescription creams and washes that didn't do much. So my dermatologist suggested spironolactone, and it changed EVERYTHING. I went from 1-4 zits all the time to maybe one, small, quick-healing ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    10/6/2017 5:01:45 PM

    Reviewer: TheLAW232, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Working for acne however have experience increased headaches. Calling doc to see if I should decrease mg.

    Condition: Other
    9/16/2017 8:35:33 PM

    Reviewer: CC, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I started on 100 mg QD of spironolactone and I am now on 200 mg QD for female pattern baldness. Used in conjunction with biotin, this medication has helped in speeding up hair growth. I have tons of baby hairs growing and my hair part has thinned. Unfortunately, one major side effect that has made life (slightly) more difficult for me is the increased urge to urinate. There are nights I wake up 5- ... Show Full Comment

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