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Spironolactone

Aldactone, Carospir (spironolactone) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Spironolactone was first approved as Aldactone on 1982-12-30. It is used to treat ascites, edema, heart failure, hirsutism, and hyperaldosteronism amongst others in the USA. The pharmaceutical is active against mineralocorticoid receptor. Aldactone’s patent is valid until 2036-10-28 (FDA).

 

Trade Name

 

Aldactone, Carospir
 

Common Name

 

spironolactone
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL1393
 

Indication

 

ascites, edema, heart failure, hirsutism, hyperaldosteronism, hypertension, hypokalemia
 

Drug Class

 

Antimineralocorticoid; Steroidal antiandrogen

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