HyperDic: aldactone

English > 1 sense of the word Aldactone:
NOUNsubstanceAldactone, spironolactonea synthetic corticosteroid (trade name Aldactone) used to treat hypertension
English > Aldactone: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA synthetic corticosteroid (trade name Aldactone) used to treat hypertension.
Synonymspironolactone
Broaderantihypertensive, antihypertensive drugA drug that reduces high blood pressure
corticosteroid, corticoid, adrenal cortical steroidA steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex or synthesized
Usage oftrade namea name given to a product or service
Spanishespironolactona
Catalanespironolactona

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