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Product Details
Generic Name: Spironolactone
Brand Name: Aldactone
Aldactone is potassium sparing diuretic water tablet, which keeps your potassium levels from getting too low and prevents your body from absorbing too much salt. It is used for treating or diagnosing a situation in which you have plenty of aldosterone in your body and is a hormone produced by adrenal glands to help regulate water and salt balance in human body. It also cures edema (fluid retention) in patients with cirrhosis of liver, kidney disorder known as nephritic syndrome and congestive heart failure. This medicine is also used for preventing and curing hypokalemia, which means low potassium levels in blood.
Doses of Aldactone
  • You can take Aldactone as recommended by your doctor; nevertheless not in smaller or larger amounts.
  • Each dose can be taken with glass full of water. To ensure it isn’t causing harmful effects, your blood might need to be tested often.
  • Missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember; however skip the missed one, if it is almost time for the next dose.
  • Get medical help in case of overdose; symptoms include diarrhoea, drowsiness, vomiting, confusion, nausea and red skin rash.
  • Store Aldactone tablets at room temperature away from moisture, heat and light.