Eplerenone is a competitive antagonist of the mineralocorticoid receptor.|
- Kidney Int 2000 Apr;57(4):1408-11 -- Mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists: the evolution of utility and pharmacology. -- Delyani JA.
Eplerenone is a selective aldosterone blocker.
- Hypertension 2002 Aug;40(2):117-23 -- Efficacy of eplerenone added to renin-angiotensin blockade in hypertensive patients. -- Krum H, Nolly H, Workman D, He W, Roniker B, Krause S, Fakouhi K.
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