Delacton tablets

Dexa Medica

Ingredients in every tablet

Spironolactone 25 mg

Each package contains

3 strips of 10 tablets

Other details

Dosage form:Tablet; plain
Flavour: None

W.H.O. classification

ATC Level 1: C - Cardiovascular system
ATC Level 2: C03 - Diuretics
ATC Level 3: C03D - Potassium-Sparing Diuretics

Warnings

Pregnancy

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use during pregnancy. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Lactation

NOT SAFEThis item is not safe for use during lactation.

Alcohol

NOT SAFEThis item should not be used with alcohol.

Machinery

NOT SAFEThis item should not be used while operating heavy machinery.

Available in

Cambodia

Dosage information

18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
Diagnosis and treatment of primary hyperaldosteronism
If it takes a long time to perform the test, administer 400 mg/day for 3-4 weeks.
If it takes a short time to perform the test, administer 400 mg/day for 4 days.

Edematous conditions
– Cardiac edema
Adults: 50-100 mg/day in single or divided doses.
– Edema caused by cirrhosis of the liver with or without ascites
Adults: 300-600 mg/day.
– Edema caused by nephrotic syndrome
Usually 100-200 mg/day.

Essential hypertension
Adults: initial dose 25 mg/day then increase to 100 mg/day in single or two divided doses. Dosage should be adjusted to blood pressure and potassium serum level.

0 TO 18 YEARS OLD
Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients have not been established

Indication

Spironolactone is indicated in the management of:
 Primary hyperaldosteronism
For diagnostic and treatment of primary hyperaldosteronism.
 Edematous conditions for patients with:
– Congestive heart failure
– Cirrhosis of the liver accompanied by edema and/or ascites
– Nephrotic syndrome.
 Essential hypertension.

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