Spironolactone is a diuretic that is known to be potassium-sparing. It is used to treat liver, renal, and congestive heart failure, as well as high blood pressure and excessively low potassium levels in the blood.
Who is Spironolactone Tablet for?
Dogs, cats and horses.
Why use Spironolactone Tablet?
Spironolactone works by eliminating excess fluid from the body's tissues and circulation to treat progressive heart failure.
How does Spironolactone Tablet work?
Spironolactone acts by increasing the amount of water excreted by the kidneys.
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How is Spironolactone Tablet sold?
Sold by the tablet in 25 mg or 50 mg strengths.
What are the side effects of Spironolactone Tablet?
Continue treatment and notify a veterinarian if you observe any bothersome or unusual responses, or a non-severe side effect, such as: Dry mouth Decreased appetite Diarrhea Nausea Dizziness Discontinue treatment and seek emergency care if you observe signs of a severe side effect, such as: Decreased urination Numbness Weakness Confusion Fatigue Shortness of breath Irregular heartbeat Hives (a symptom of an allergic response) Swollen lips (a symptom of an allergic response) Swollen tongue (a symptom of an allergic response) Swollen lips (a symptom of an allergic response) Difficulty breathing (a symptom of an allergic response)
What special precautions are there?
Never give this drug to a pet that has an allergy to it, has high potassium levels, has serious renal disease, has acute kidney failure, or has Addison's disease. Never use in a pet with urination problems or an animal that may be utilized for reproduction. If your pet is nursing or pregnant, or has liver illness, uncontrolled diabetes, or any other condition that produces a blood electrolyte imbalance, exercise care when using this product.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Spironolactone Tablet?
Keep at room temperature between 68-77° F
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.