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Mineralocorticoids

What are Mineralocorticoids?

Mineralocorticoid is a corticosteroid hormone, which is synthesized by the adrenal cortex. Aldosterone, the main mineralocorticoid, is necessary for regulation of salt and water in the body. It increases sodium re-absorption by an action on the distal tubules of the kidney.

List of Mineralocorticoids:

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Drug Name Reviews Avg. Ratings
Florinef Acetate (Pro)
Generic name: fludrocortisone
5 reviews
9.3
Florinef
Generic name: fludrocortisone
6 reviews
8.9
For ratings, users were asked how effective they found the medicine while considering positive/adverse effects and ease of use (1 = not effective, 10 = most effective).

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