Spironolactone is in a class of medications called aldosterone receptor antagonists and is sold under a variety of brand names inc. Aldactone.
Spironolactone is used to treat patients with hyperaldosteronism, with low potassium levels, and with edema caused by various conditions, including heart, liver, or kidney disease.
Spironolactone is also used alone or with other medications to treat high blood pressure.
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