Aldactone 100 Mg

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  • SKU: ROP 1269

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60 Tablet/s
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30 Tablet/s
$6.60 $0.22
  • Generic Name : Spironolactone
  • Brand Name : Aldactone
  • Manufacturer Name : RPG Life Sciences
  • Delivery Days : 10 To 12 Working Days
  • Presentation : Tablet/s (Blister Packing)

What is Aldactone 100mg? 

Aldactone 100mg is an oral tablet that effectively treats high blood pressure and heart failure. Lowering high blood pressure helps you prevent medical conditions such as kidney disorders, strokes, and heart attacks. 

This medicine also treats swelling (edema) that is caused by some conditions by eliminating excess fluid & improving symptoms. It is also used to treat medical conditions in which your body makes much of a natural substance. 

Aldactone is an FDA-approved medicine and can be purchased from a licensed pharmacy only after a doctor's prescription. 

Uses of Aldactone 100mg 

Doctors prescribe this medicine for treating the following medical conditions:

Primary hyperaldosteronism 

This tablet is used in the treatment of primary hyperaldosteronism, which is a hormonal ailment leading to an increase in blood pressure. 

Hypertension 

This medicine effectively treats hypertension by preventing water reabsorption & reducing blood volume. 

Congestive heart failure 

The Aldactone tablet is used in the treatment of congestive heart failure to avoid water reabsorption. 

Hypokalemia 

This medicine is helpful in the treatment of hypokalemia by increasing levels of potassium in the body. 

Aldactone 100mg Manufacturer 

RPG Life Sciences Ltd manufactures this medicine.

How it works? 

Aldactone 100mg contains Spironolactone as its active ingredient, which belongs to a class of drugs called Diuretics.  

This medicine is a potassium-sparing diuretic that lowers blood pressure & swelling by eliminating extra water and electrolytes from the body without potassium loss. 

How to take it? 

Before starting treatment with Aldactone 100mg, carefully read the patient information leaflet. 

If there is any doubt or confusion about this medicine or its dosage, then discuss it with the doctor once. 

Take one tablet with food at the same time every day to attain maximum benefit from this medicine. 

You must try taking this drug early in the day so that you don't have to get up at night to urinate frequently. 

Even if you start feeling better after a few days of treatment, continue taking this medication for a full prescribed time. 

The dosage of this medicine is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. 

In children, the doctor recommends an Aldactone tablet dosage based on the child's body weight.

Follow your doctor's advice about the type and amount of liquids that you must drink. 

In case you are being treated for high blood pressure, then lifestyle changes like exercising and making changes to diet can increase the effectiveness of the medicine. 

Missed dose 

In case you miss a dose of Aldactone 100mg, then take it as soon as you remember. 

Skip a missed dose if it's already time for your next prescribed dosage. Continue with the next dose at the regular time. 

Do not double your dose just to catch up on missed one. 

Overdose 

If you have overdosed and experience severe symptoms, then call your doctor immediately. 

Precautions and warnings

Before you start taking Aldactone, inform your doctor if you are allergic to it or Spironolactone or have any other allergies. 

This medicine might contain some inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. 

Before using this medicine, let the doctor know about your medical history, especially of: 

  • Untreated mineral imbalance 
  • Kidney disorders
  • Liver problems
  • Decreased adrenal gland function

In case you need to undergo any surgery, then let the doctor know about using this medication beforehand.

This medicine can increase your potassium levels. Before using any supplements that contain potassium, inform the doctor. 

Spironolactone can make you feel dizzy. Intake of alcohol can make you suffer from more dizziness. 

Avoid driving, using heavy machinery, or doing anything that demands attention unless you can do it safely. 

Severe diarrhea, sweating, or vomiting can cause dehydration and make you feel lightheaded. 

In case you have severe diarrhea or vomiting, then let the doctor know. To prevent dehydration, you can drink plenty of fluids. 

During pregnancy, this medicine must be used only when required clearly. Discuss all benefits and risks with the doctor. 

This medication passes into breast milk but is unlikely to harm a nursing infant. Before breastfeeding, consult your doctor. 

Side effects

Like other medicines, the Aldactone tablet can also cause side effects. However, not everyone suffers from the severe effects of this medicine. 

Some minor and significant side effects of Spironolactone include:

  • Hair loss
  • Stomach pain
  • Irregular heartbeat 
  • Dizziness
  • Leg cramps
  • Headache 
  • Skin rash 
  • Breast pain
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Gynecomastia

Get emergency medical help if any of your side effects continue or become worse with time. 

Interactions

Drug interactions can alter how your medicines work or even increase the risk of experiencing severe side effects. 

Keep a list of all products you use, including prescription & non-prescription medicines and herbal supplements. Share this with the doctor. 

Without a doctor's approval, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines. 

Drug-drug interactions 

Avoid taking the following medicines during your treatment with Aldactone 100mg:

  • Enalapril
  • Digoxin
  • Noradrenaline 
  • Ciclosporin
  • Ammonium chloride
  • Abiraterone
  • Cholestyramine 

Drug-food interaction 

Avoid having foods that are rich in potassium during your treatment with Spironolactone. 

Storage 

It is suggested to store this medicine at room temperature, away from direct sunlight and moisture. 

Also, keep this medicine out of reach of children and pets. 

Frequently asked questions about Aldactone 100mg (FAQs)

What is the right time to take Aldactone 100mg? 

Aldactone 100mg must be taken precisely in the same way as prescribed by a doctor. 

This medicine helps to eliminate excess fluids from your body so that you can pass more urine. 

It is best to take this tablet during the day so that you can avoid the frequent urge to urinate while sleeping. 

Does Spironolactone tablet treat hypertension? 

Yes, this medicine effectively treats hypertension or high blood pressure. It is used in combination with other medications to attain maximum benefits. 

The aldactone tablet is a diuretic that works by eliminating excess fluid from the body, lowering your blood pressure. 

Is it safe to take Aldactone 100mg with birth control pills? 

This medicine can be taken with birth control pills because there are no reports that state possible interactions or side effects when using these medications together. 

However, in some cases, interactions can occur. It is always best to first discuss with a doctor before you start taking any birth control pills. 

Is Aldactone harmful to your kidneys? 

Aldactone tablets can lead to acute kidney failure, mainly in those who already suffer from impaired kidney function. 

Inform your doctor if you experience any kidney-related problems because you might require a different dose. 

In such cases, the doctor can recommend some kidney function tests and monitor your condition closely.

Can I stop taking the Aldactone tablet? 

No, unless a doctor recommends you do not stop taking the Aldactone tablet. If you stop taking it suddenly, then the original symptoms can return. 

Take the doctor's advice if you want to discontinue taking this medicine.

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