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Spironolactone

National Library of Medicine - American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Spironolactone is used to treat certain patients with hyperaldosteronism (the body produces too much aldosterone, a naturally occurring hormone); low potassium levels; heart failure; and in patients with edema (fluid retention) caused by various conditions, including liver, or kidney disease. It is also used alone or with other medications to treat high blood pressure. Spironolactone is in a class... https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a682627.html

Blood Pressure Medicines

National Library of Medicine - MedlinePlus Health Topic

High blood pressure, also called hypertension, usually has no symptoms. But it can cause serious problems such as stroke, heart failure, heart attack and kidney failure. If you cannot control your high blood pressure through lifestyle changes such as losing weight and reducing sodium in your diet, you may need medicines. Blood pressure medicines work in different ways to lower blood pressure. Some... https://medlineplus.gov/bloodpressuremedicines.html

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