Fludrocortisone acetate Pharmacology
Distribution: Distributed in to muscle, liver, kidney, skin, and intestine. It crosses the placenta and also secreted in breast milk
Metabolism: Metabolized in liver in to inactive metabolites by glucuronide and sulfate conjugation.
Excretion: Metabolites and small amount of unchanged drug are excreted mainly through urine and a small amount is excreted through faeces.
2. Fluid retention
6. Cardiac hypertrophy
7. Heart failure
4. Systemic fungal infections
2. Ocular herpes simplex
5. Emotional instability
7. Congestive heart failure
8. Recent intestinal anastamoses
9. Non specific ulcerative colitis
11. Renal impairment
12. Peptic ulcer
13. Myasthenia gravis
2. Salt-losing adrenogenital hyperplasia
3. Postural hypotension in diabetic patients
4. Orthostatic hypotension.
Children: 50 to 100mcg/day
Replacement therapy with adrenocortical insufficiency: 0.05 to 0.3mg along with glucocorticoids
Postural hypotension in diabetic patients, Orthostatic hypotension: 100mcg to 400mcg/day
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