It is used to treat congestive heart failure after a heart attack. Eplerenone is also used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).
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It can cause dizziness, hyponatremia, abdominal pain, diarrhea, cough etc.
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Use with caution in Hyperkalemia, liver dysfunction, metabolic or respiratory acidosis, renal impairment, hypersensitivity to spironolactone
The risk of hyperkalemia is higher in patients with impaired renal function, proteinuria , diabetes and those concomitantly treated with ACEs, ARBs, NSAIDs and moderate CYP3A inhibitors
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: high potassium blood levels (hyperkalemia), kidney disease, diabetes.
It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Drugs that may interact with this drug are itraconazole, amidarone, amiloride, spironolactone