Increase spironolactone dosage?
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Spironolactone dose should be monitored
Yes, 50mg is a very low dose (usually a starting dose), you can increase this to 75-100 mg, however this should be under the guidance of your Physician, Endocrinologist, or General Dermatologist. Spiro can increase potassium levels, so monitoring is advised if your increase your dose. Also decease potassium rich foods such as bananas. All the best, Dr Davin S. Lim. Brisbane. Australia.
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