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Mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist (MRA)

A mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist is a diuretic drug which antagonizes (or blocks) the action of aldosterone at mineralocorticoid receptors. This is the primary class of drug used to treat primary aldosteronism. Spironolactone and Eplerenone are MRAs.

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