It is very important medicine for high blood pressure. It is used to Treat high blood pressure and heart failure. Lowering high blood Pressure helps reduced heart attack and kidney problems. Spironolactone is also used to treat low potassium levels. Spironolactone is known as a water pill. Spironolactone has also been used to treat excessive hair growth in women with polycystic ovary disease.
If you miss a dose, take the dose as soon as you remember. If the time for your next dose is near, skip the missed dose and resume your dosage schedule. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose. If you have recently missed multiple doses, please consult your doctor to discuss changes in time and new periods to make up for missing medications.
Aldactone tablet overdose symptoms
If you use this tablet in very high amounts, there may be dangerous levels of the medicine in your body. Symptoms of an overdose may include the following side effects, such as: – Confusion, nausea, vomiting, abnormal blood pressure, lethargy, dizziness, indigestion, sleepiness.
If you feel that you have used too much of this medicine and your symptoms are more severe, then immediately go to the nearest doctor and tell them your symptoms.
Some major side effects of Aldactone medicine
Drowsiness, Lethargy, Headache, Mental confusion, Rash,
Hives, Enlarged breast tissue in males, Impotence, Menstrual disorders, Abdominal cramping, Diarrhea, Gastritis, Nausea,
Vomiting, Breast pain, Electrolyte disturbances, Leg cramps,
Dizziness, Hair loss, Itching.
Before using aldactone medicine, tell your doctor about your current medications, following products (eg: vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (eg: pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.) provide information. Certain health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take the medicine according to your doctor’s instructions or follow the instructions printed on the product. The dosage is based on your condition. If your condition does not improve or if your condition worsens, tell your doctor. Important counseling points are listed below.
Avoid driving or using machinery
Consult a doctor if you have liver damage, diabetes
Interactions with Aldactone Tablet
If you take other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Aldactone Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side effects or because of this your medicine may not work well. Tell your doctor about all the medications, vitamins and herbal supplements you are using, so that your doctor can help you avoid the side effects of the medicine. Aldactone Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products: