Drug Spironolactone Provides Renal And Cardioprotection In Diabetic Patients
Professor Kaspar Rossing and his colleagues from the Steno Diabetes Center, Denmark has found that supplementation of Spironolactone
drug to diabetes patients taking //antihypertensive drugs, reduced the chances of developing kidney failure and reduced blood pressure and albumin protein in urine of...
A Balancing Act: Hormones and the Skin
...ribed along with an oral contraceptive is spironolactone, an anti-androgen. spironolactone
prevents excessive oil production by blocking androgen receptors and decrea...lly with oral contraceptives, but also with other oral medications, such as spironolactone
and other anti-androgen medications. A blood test at a physician’s office c...
Common, cheaper drugs could be used to treat hypertension
...s with high blood pressure. It is noteworthy to remember that Amiloride and spironolactone
have been available for many years but less commonly prescribed as far as h...ion. On average, blood pressures of the patients taking either amiloride or spironolactone
individually, or both drugs, dropped significantly. Moreover, the incidence...
Is Your Hair Taking a Break?
...ale hair loss, including finasteride (which is FDA-approved for male-pattern hair loss) for women of non-childbearing age only, and the anti-androgens spironolactone
and flutamide that work by blocking the male hormone testosterone at the cellular level of the hair follicle. These oral medications also may be an op...