HomeShopBlood PressureAldactone 25 mg

Aldactone 25 mg

Active Ingredient

Spironolactone

Indication

Oedema, High blood pressure

Manufacturer

RPG Life Sciences Ltd (India)

Strength

Spironolactone (25mg)

Delivery Time

6 To 15 Days

Aldactone 25 mg

Pack size Price: Quantity Add To Cart
30 Tablets $5.00
60 Tablets $9.00
90 Tablets $13.00

$5.00$13.00

Add to wishlist Add to compareAsk about product
SKU: GS841 Category:

Description

What is Aldactone 25 mg?

Aldactone 25mg tablet contains the active constituent spironolactone, which belongs to the class of potassium-sparing diuretics. It is used in the treatment of heart failure and in hypertension (patients with high blood pressure). It is used to treat low potassium levels in the body, which is otherwise known as hypokalemia and reduces swelling (edema in the body).

Aldactone 25mg tablet is taken as per the advice of the doctor. It can be taken in the morning in order to avoid frequent urination during the night times. It’s important to take this medicine with food at the same time every day.

You should not stop taking this medication when you feel better because it can cause the condition to worse.

If you are taking this medication for high blood pressure along with medication, you have to follow lifestyle changes like exercising regularly and a low salt diet to increase the effectiveness of this medicine. Avoid the consumption of alcohol as it increases the side effects of this medication. 

Uses of Aldactone 25mg Tablet

Aldactone 25mg tablet is used in the treatment of heart failure and in hypertension (patients with high blood pressure). It is used to treat low potassium levels in the body, which is otherwise known as hypokalemia, and reduces swelling (edema in the body).

How to Take Aldactone 25mg Tablet

This medication is taken as per the advice of the doctor. It can be taken in the morning in order to avoid frequent urination during the night times.  Take Aldactone 25mg tablet  at the same time every day. Avoid breaking or chewing the tablet. Instead, swallow it whole with a glass of water.

Therapeutic Effects of Aldactone 25mg Tablet

Aldactone 25mg tablet consists of spironolactone which is a potassium-sparing diuretic. This medication works by lowering blood pressure by removing the excess water and electrolyte from the body and maintaining balance without reducing the potassium level in the body.

Side Effects of Aldactone 25mg Tablet

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medications cause side effects, not everyone gets them. 

Serious

  • Skin rash
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Breast pain

Common 

  • Stomach pain
  • headache
  • nausea and vomiting
  • dizziness
  • leg cramps
  • Hair loss
  • increase in creatinine levels in the blood

Interaction of Aldactone 25mg Tablet with other drugs

Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products that you take or have taken before the treatment.

Certain medications may interact with Aldactone 25mg tablet and can cause potential side effects.  

FAQs

Q 1. Is Aldactone 25 mg tablet harmful to kidneys?

A. Aldactone 25mg tablet can worsen the condition in patients with low salt content in their bodies and in patients who take other medications for blood pressure. So, consult your doctor before using this medication.

Q 2. Can Aldactone 25 mg tablet cause an increase in breast size?

A. Yes, it causes an increase in breast size in both females and males because it is the anti-androgenic hormone that inhibits the function of testosterone. It has estrogen effects which is the reason for the enlargement of breasts when it is use for a longer period of time.

Q 3. What does the Aldactone 25 mg tablet do to hormones?

A. Aldactone 25 mg tablet blocks the action of aldosterone, which is the hormone release by the pituitary gland. As it causes decreased fluid and electrolyte balance, it can lead to sodium retention which leads to high blood pressure and heart diseases.

Q 4. Does Aldactone 25 mg tablet cause frequent urination?

A.  Aldactone 25 mg tablet causes frequent urination as it is a diuretic which is otherwise know as a water pill. It’s better to take this medication during morning time in order to avoid disturbances during sleep at night time.

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Aldactone 25 mg”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *