Medicine : Aldostix 20/(50mg)

Name:Aldostix 20/(50mg)
Manufacturer:Bal Pharma Ltd
Generic Use:Spiranolactone
Composition:Spiranolactone(50 Mg)
Substitutes:aldostix 20/(50mg)

Generic ( Spiranolactone )

Typical use Of Spiranolactone :All Forms Of Epilepsy, Congestive Heart Failure, Electrolyte Disorder, For Prophylaxis In Pregnancy, Hirsutism, Hyperaldoesteronism, Hypertension, Myoclonus, Nephrotic Syndrome, Oedema, Oedema And Ascites In Cirrhosis Of The Liver,parkinson's Disease, Drug-induced Extrapyramidal Symptoms, Primary Hyperaldosteronism.
Mechanism of action of Spiranolactone :Spironolactone Acts On The Distal Renal Tubules As A Competitive Antagonist Of Aldosterone. It Increases The Excretion Of Sodium Chloride And Water While Conserving Potassium And Hydrogen Ions.
Drug Interaction of Spiranolactone :Spironolactone Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Albuterol, Amiloride (HCl), Captopril, Carbenoxolone (Na), Digitoxin, Digoxin, Gonadorelin (HCl), Mitotane, Moexipril, Potassium Bicarbonate, Potassium Canrenoate, Potassium Citrate, Potassium Glycerophosphate, Rutin (Vitamin P), Sodium Salicylate, Tacrolimus, Tenoxicam, Triamterene, Warfarin (Na). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Spiranolactone :Impotence, Loss Of Libido, Gynacomastia, Menstrual Irregularities, Agranulocytosis, Eosinophilia, Peptic Ulceration, Hematemesis, Headache, Drowsiness, Ataxia, Mental Confusion.


How Spiranolactone will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Spiranolactone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Spiranolactone

No Studies Found