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Delacton tablets

Dexa Medica

Ingredients in every tablet

Spironolactone 25 mg

Each package contains

3 strips of 10 tablets

Dosage form

tablet

Dosage formTablet; plain

Flavour

None

W.H.O. classification

C03D
C03D

A.T.C. Level 1

Anatomical Main group

C - Cardiovascular system
C03D

A.T.C. Level 2

Therapeutic subgroup

C03 - Diuretics
C03D

A.T.C. Level 3

Pharmacological subgroup

C03D - Potassium-Sparing Diuretics

Available in

Cambodia

Warnings

Alcohol

NOT RECOMMENDEDThis item should not be used with alcohol.

Machinery

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

Pregnancy

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

Lactation

NOT RECOMMENDEDThis item is not safe for use during lactation.

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
Spironolactone is indicated in the management of

Dosage

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

If it takes a short time to perform the test:
400 mg/day for 4 days.


— Edematous conditions
Cardiac edema:
50-100 mg/day in single or divided doses

Edema caused by cirrhosis of the liver with or without ascites:
300-600 mg/day

Edema caused by nephrotic syndrome:
Usually 100-200 mg/day.


— Essential hypertension
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