Which medications in the drug class Mineralocorticoids are used in the treatment of Hyperchloremic Acidosis?

Updated: Sep 03, 2020
  • Author: Sai-Ching Jim Yeung, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Mineralocorticoids may be useful for aldosterone deficiency. Combine mineralocorticoid therapy with sodium loading and diuretics to prevent heart failure.


Fludrocortisone promotes increased sodium reabsorption and potassium loss in renal distal tubules.

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