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Drospirenone, a progestogen with antimineralocorticoid properties: a short review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15134826     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSIONS: DRSP, by its anti-MCR effect and its potential to slightly decrease body weight and blood pressure, shares many pharmacodynamic properties with progesterone, and it is a candidate for reducing cardiovascular morbidity in women using OCs or postmenopausal hormone treatment.
Authors:
Wolfgang Oelkers
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Molecular and cellular endocrinology     Volume:  217     ISSN:  0303-7207     ISO Abbreviation:  Mol. Cell. Endocrinol.     Publication Date:  2004 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-05-11     Completed Date:  2005-02-08     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7500844     Medline TA:  Mol Cell Endocrinol     Country:  Ireland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  255-61     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Klinikum Benjamin Franklin, Freie Universität Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany. oelkersw@zedat.fu-berlin.de
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Androstenes / administration & dosage*
Animals
Blood Pressure / drug effects*
Cardiovascular System
Clinical Trials as Topic
Contraceptives, Oral / administration & dosage
Drug Interactions*
Drug Therapy, Combination
Estrogen Replacement Therapy / adverse effects
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists* / administration & dosage*
Progesterone / pharmacology*
Rabbits
Rats
Weight Gain / drug effects
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Androstenes; 0/Contraceptives, Oral; 0/Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists; 57-83-0/Progesterone; N295J34A25/drospirenone

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