Aldactone 100 mg

Informazioni principali

  • Nome commerciale:
  • Aldactone 100 mg Filmtabletten
  • Forma farmaceutica:
  • Filmtabletten
  • Composizione:
  • spironolactonum 100 mg, aromatica, excipiens pro compresso obducto.
  • Utilizzare per:
  • Esseri umani
  • Tipo di medicina:
  • Farmaco biologico

Documenti

  • per i professionisti:
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Localizzazione

  • Disponibile in:
  • Aldactone 100 mg Filmtabletten
    Svizzera
  • Lingua:
  • italiano

Informazioni terapeutiche

  • Gruppo terapeutico:
  • Synthetika
  • Area terapeutica:
  • Diuretikum

Altre informazioni

Status

  • Fonte:
  • Swissmedic - Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products
  • Numero dell'autorizzazione:
  • 27257
  • Data dell'autorizzazione:
  • 20-04-1961
  • Ultimo aggiornamento:
  • 19-10-2018

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Patienteninformation

Informazioni destinata ai pazienti

Legga attentamente il foglietto illustrativo prima di far uso del medicamento.

Questo medicamento le è stato prescritto personalmente e quindi non deve essere consegnato ad altre

persone, anche se i sintomi sono gli stessi. Questo medicamento potrebbe nuocere alla loro salute.

Conservi il foglietto illustrativo per poterlo rileggere all'occorrenza.

Aldactone®

Che cos’è Aldactone e quando si usa?

Aldactone è un medicamento che stimola la diuresi aumentando l'eliminazione dell'acqua e dei sali

presenti in eccesso nell'organismo. È però importante che l'organismo trattenga elementi

d'importanza vitale quali il potassio ed il magnesio. Aldactone abbassa anche la pressione arteriosa

troppo alta.

Generalmente l'azione di Aldactone si manifesta tra il 3º e il 6º giorno di terapia e può persistere fino

a 72 ore dopo l’interruzione del trattamento.

Aldactone si usa in presenza di un accumulo d'acqua nei tessuti, dovuto per esempio a malattie del

cuore, del fegato o dei reni.

Aldactone è pure usato per la terapia dell'ipertensione arteriosa, preferibilmente associato ad altri

farmaci antipertensivi.

Aldactone si può utilizzare soltanto su prescrizione medica.

Di che cosa occorre inoltre tener conto durante il trattamento?

Si raccomanda una dieta povera di sale.

Quando non si può usare Aldactone?

Aldactone non può essere assunto in caso di disturbi gravi della funzione renale, in caso di

determinati disturbi elettrolitici (ad esempio concentrazione di potassio nel sangue troppo elevata o

concentrazione di sodio nel sangue troppo bassa), in caso di assunzione contemporanea di eplerenone

o di ipersensibilità nota allo spironolattone o ad una delle sostanze ausiliarie riportate nella

composizione.

Quando è richiesta prudenza nella somministrazione di Aldactone?

Questo medicamento può ridurre la capacità di reazione, la capacità di condurre un veicolo e la

capacità di utilizzare attrezzi o macchine!

Nei pazienti con funzione renale limitata, gravi disturbi della funzione epatica o grave insufficienza

cardiaca è richiesta particolare prudenza nell’utilizzo di Aldactone. Il medico prescriverà delle analisi

di laboratorio e, se necessario, procederà a modificare, rispettivamente diminuire, il dosaggio di

Aldactone.

Molto raramente sono state segnalate gravi reazioni della cute e gravi reazioni da ipersensibilità nei

pazienti trattati con Aldactone. Ai primi segni di una reazione da ipersensibilità (per es. eruzione

sulla pelle, orticaria, tumefazione della cute o delle mucose, distress respiratorio, febbre, spossatezza)

sospenda l’assunzione di Aldactone e consulti immediatamente il medico (veda il paragrafo «Quali

effetti collaterali può avere Aldactone?»).

Altri medicamenti possono influire sull'azione di Aldactone e viceversa. Se si somministrano

contemporaneamente medicamenti a base di potassio, una dieta ricca di potassio, prodotti sostitutivi

del sale da cucina contenenti potassio, medicamenti che aumentano il tasso di potassio (p. es.

antibiotici contenenti trimetoprim), determinati medicamenti anticoagulanti (eparina o eparine a

basso peso molecolare), alcuni medicamenti che abbassano la pressione sanguigna (ACE inibitori,

inibitori del recettore dell'angiotensina II), medicamenti antinfiammatori o medicamenti antagonisti

dell'ormone aldosterone (gli antagonisti dei recettori dell'aldosterone), sussiste il rischio che la

concentrazione di potassio nel sangue raggiunga livelli pericolosamente elevati, soprattutto in caso di

contemporaneo blocco renale.

Aldactone può potenziare l’effetto di altri farmaci che favoriscono l’emissione di urina (diuretici) e

può prolungare il metabolismo di farmaci che contengono digossina. Perciò, il suo medico adatterà la

posologia. Un aumento dei livelli sanguini di potassio può apparire in caso di combinazione con certi

analgesici (per es. Aspirina). Informi il suo medico se assume contemporaneamente analgesici. Non

si devono consumare bevante alcoliche durante il trattamento con Aldactone.

Informi il suo medico o il suo farmacista nel caso in cui soffre di altre malattie, soffre di allergie o

assume o applica altri medicamenti (anche se acquistati di sua iniziativa!).

Si può somministrare Aldactone durante la gravidanza o l'allattamento?

Durante la gravidanza non si deve prendere Aldactone salvo in caso di specifica prescrizione dal

medico in caso di malattie pericolose per la vita. Durante l’allattamento, Aldactone è controindicato.

Se il medico ha espressamente prescritto la presa di Aldactone, l'allattamento va interrotto prima.

Come usare Aldactone?

La posologia e la durata della terapia saranno stabilite dal suo medico. All’inizio del trattamento, la

posologia media varia da 100 a 200 mg al giorno.

In seguito si possono ridurre le dosi. Prendere i compresse rivestite di preferenza a colazione o a

pranzo, con un sorso d’acqua. In particolare, nella fase iniziale della terapia, si sconsiglia di

somministrare una dose la sera, perché provocherebbe la diuresi durante la notte.

Non modifichi di propria iniziativa la posologia prescritta. Se ritiene che l'azione del medicamento

sia troppo debole o troppo forte ne parli al suo medico o al suo farmacista.

Quali effetti collaterali può avere Aldactone?

In seguito all'assunzione di Aldactone possono manifestarsi i seguenti effetti collaterali:

Frequenti (possono manifestarsi in 1-10 persone su 100): cambiamento degli elettroliti nel sangue (in

parte con eventuali disturbi associati come stanchezza, debolezza muscolare, tensioni muscolari,

crampi dei polpacci, vertigine, disturbi del ritmo cardiaco), aumento di volume della mammella

maschile.

Occasionali (possono manifestarsi in 1-10 persone su 1’000): mal di testa, sonnolenza, letargia,

confusione mentale, disturbi dei movimenti, vertigine, disturbi gastro intestinali (per es. diarrea,

crampi), nausea, vomito, prurito, eruzioni sulla pelle e altri cambiamenti della pelle, orticaria (veda il

paragrafo «Quando è richiesta prudenza nella somministrazione di Aldactone?»), perdita dei capelli,

aumento della peluria, irsutismo, diminuzione della potenza virile, impotenza, patologie del liquido

seminale, disturbi mestruali, emorragie postmenopausali, sensazioni di tensione/ipersensibilità al

tatto/dolore al seno, modificazione della libido.

Rari (possono manifestarsi in 1-10 persone su 10’000): variazione del quadro ematologico (aumento

o diminuzione di determinate cellule sanguigne) in caso di cirrosi epatica, modificazioni mammarie

di ordine benigne, infiammazioni vascolari, infiammazioni della mucosa gastrica, emorragie della

mucosa gastrica, ulcere gastrointestinali, ittero, infiammazione epatica, crampi alle gambe,

insufficienza renale acuta, dolori alle ossa.

Sono stati inoltre segnalati casi di malessere, febbre o cambiamenti della voce (per es. raucedine,

abbassamento del tono della voce nelle donne).

Se osserva effetti collaterali qui non descritti, dovrebbe informare il suo medico o il suo farmacista.

Di che altro occorre tener conto?

Il medicamento non dev’essere utilizzato oltre la data indicata con «EXP» sulla confezione.

Conservare a temperatura ambiente (15-25 °C) e fuori dalla portata dei bambini.

Il medico o il farmacista, che sono in possesso di documentazione professionale dettagliata, possono

darle ulteriori informazioni.

Cosa contiene Aldactone?

Principio attivo

Aldactone 25 mg: 1 compressa rivestita contiene 25 mg di spironolattone.

Aldactone 50 mg: 1 compressa rivestita contiene 50 mg di spironolattone.

Aldactone 100 mg: 1 compressa rivestita contiene 100 mg di spironolattone.

Sostanze ausiliarie

Nucleo: solfato di calcio, amido di mais, polividone, stearato di magnesio, aromi: aroma di menta

piperita.

Rivestimento: ipromellosa, polietilenglicole, coloranti: solo nelle compresse da 25 mg/100 mg:

ossido di ferro (E172), solo nelle compresse da 50 mg: titanio diossido (E171).

Numero dell’omologazione

27257 (Swissmedic).

Dove è ottenibile Aldactone? Quali confezioni sono disponibili?

In farmacia dietro presentazione della prescrizione medica.

Aldactone 25 mg: 20 e 100 compresse rivestite.

Aldactone 50 mg: 20 e 50 compresse rivestite.

Aldactone 100 mg: 30 e 100 compresse rivestite.

Titolare dell’omologazione

Pfizer PFE Switzerland GmbH, Zürich.

Questo foglietto illustrativo è stato controllato l’ultima volta nel gennaio 2015 dall’autorità

competente in materia di medicamenti (Swissmedic).

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Blokhuis: harde feiten gif in sigaretten zeer zorgelijk

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Teer, nicotine en koolmonoxide gehalten in sigaretten die gemeten worden volgens de Canadian Intense (CI) methode zijn minimaal twee keer zo hoog als de gehalten gemeten met de wettelijke voorgeschreven ISO methode waarmee de EU en dus ook Nederland werkt. In sommige gevallen liggen de gehaltes zelfs tot meer dan 20 keer hoger. Dat blijkt uit onderzoek van het RIVM, dat 100 sigaretten onder de loep nam. Staatssecretaris Paul Blokhuis (VWS) heeft als opdrachtgever het onderzoek vandaag in ontvangst genome...

Netherlands - Ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en Sport

3-5-2018

CVM eSubmitter Webinar 1 Agenda

CVM eSubmitter Webinar 1 Agenda

CVM will host the first of a three-part webinar series to provide information on the use of CVM’s electronic submission tool, eSubmitter, in the new animal drug application approval process. These webinars will support the use of eSubmitter as we move to 100% electronic submission.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

28-2-2018

Help 100% & Pure Natural & Body Slim capsules

Help 100% & Pure Natural & Body Slim capsules

Help 100% & Pure Natural & Body Slim Capsules pose a serious risk to your health and should not be taken

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

8-9-2017

The Icelandic Medicines Agency advertises a vacancy for an inspector in its Inspection Unit

The Icelandic Medicines Agency advertises a vacancy for an inspector in its Inspection Unit

The Icelandic Medicines Agency advertises a vacancy for an inspector. The Agency is looking for a candidate who is willing and able to work on demanding and interesting tasks, including travels in Iceland and abroad on behalf of the Agency. The vacancy is a full post (100%).

IMA - Icelandic Medicines Agency

3-7-2017

The Icelandic Medicines Agency wishes to recruit experts to its Licencing Unit

The Icelandic Medicines Agency wishes to recruit experts to its Licencing Unit

The Agency advertises two vacancies for experts in its Quality Assessment Team. The Agency is looking for strong candidates who are willing to work on challenging and interesting tasks. Each vacancy is a full position (100%). Application deadline is up to and including 16 July 2017.

IMA - Icelandic Medicines Agency

12-12-2018

Therapeutic Goods (Microbiological Standards for Medicines) (TGO 100) Order 2018

Therapeutic Goods (Microbiological Standards for Medicines) (TGO 100) Order 2018

TGO 100 has been registered on the Federal Register of Legislation. It commences on 8 December 2018, repealing and replacing TGO 98

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

22-11-2018


Opinion/decision on a Paediatric investigation plan (PIP): Bempedoic acid (ETC-1002), decision type: , therapeutic area: , PIP number: P/0185/2018

Opinion/decision on a Paediatric investigation plan (PIP): Bempedoic acid (ETC-1002), decision type: , therapeutic area: , PIP number: P/0185/2018

Opinion/decision on a Paediatric investigation plan (PIP): Bempedoic acid (ETC-1002), decision type: , therapeutic area: , PIP number: P/0185/2018

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

21-11-2018

EU/3/18/2100 (Quality Regulatory Clinical Ireland Limited)

EU/3/18/2100 (Quality Regulatory Clinical Ireland Limited)

EU/3/18/2100 (Active substance: Propagermanium) - Orphan designation - Commission Decision (2018)7810 of Wed, 21 Nov 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMA/OD/103/18

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

30-10-2018

EU/3/18/2076 (Orphan Europe S.A.R.L.)

EU/3/18/2076 (Orphan Europe S.A.R.L.)

EU/3/18/2076 (Active substance: Glycine, L-alanine, L-arginine, L-aspartic acid, L-cysteine, L-cystine, L-glutamic acid, L-histidine, L-lysine monohydrate, L-methionine, L-phenylalanine, L-proline, L-serine, L-threonine, L-tryptophan, L-tyrosine, taurine) - Orphan designation - Commission Decision (2018)7277 of Tue, 30 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMA/OD/100/18

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

19-9-2018

Kadcyla (Roche Registration GmbH)

Kadcyla (Roche Registration GmbH)

Kadcyla (Active substance: Trastuzumab emtansine) - Centralised - Renewal - Commission Decision (2018)6100 of Wed, 19 Sep 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/2389/R/39

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

23-8-2018

 Minutes of the 100th meeting of the Management Board: 6-7 June 2018

Minutes of the 100th meeting of the Management Board: 6-7 June 2018

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

27-6-2018

PANTOLOC Control (Takeda GmbH)

PANTOLOC Control (Takeda GmbH)

PANTOLOC Control (Active substance: pantoprazole) - PSUSA - Modification - Commission Decision (2018)4105 of Wed, 27 Jun 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/1100/PSUSA/2285/201708

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

6-6-2018

Agenda:  Agenda for the 100th meeting of the Management Board

Agenda: Agenda for the 100th meeting of the Management Board

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

5-6-2018

Agenda:  Draft agenda for the 100th meeting of the Management Board

Agenda: Draft agenda for the 100th meeting of the Management Board

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

24-5-2018

Tybost (Gilead Sciences International Limited)

Tybost (Gilead Sciences International Limited)

Tybost (Active substance: cobicistat) - PSUSA - Modification - Commission Decision (2018)3255 of Thu, 24 May 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/PSUSA/10081/201708

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

24-5-2018

Stribild (Gilead Sciences International Limited)

Stribild (Gilead Sciences International Limited)

Stribild (Active substance: elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir disoproxil (as fumarate)) - PSUSA - Modification - Commission Decision (2018)3277 of Thu, 24 May 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/2574/PSUSA/10082/201708

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

18-5-2018

EU/3/14/1328 (Roche Registration GmbH)

EU/3/14/1328 (Roche Registration GmbH)

EU/3/14/1328 (Active substance: 4-{[(2R,3S,4R,5S)-4-(4-chloro-2-fluoro-phenyl)-3-(3-chloro-2-fluoro-phenyl)-4-cyano-5-(2,2-dimethyl-propyl)-pyrrolidine-2-carbonyl]-amino}-3-methoxy-benzoic acid) - Transfer of orphan designation - Commission Decision (2018)3149 of Fri, 18 May 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMA/OD/100/14/T/01

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety