deoxycorticosterone acetate

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de·ox·y·cor·ti·cos·ter·one ac·e·tate

acetate salt used for intramuscular injection for replacement therapy of the adrenocortical steroid.
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It was demonstrated that long-term exposure of uninephrec-tomized rats to deoxycorticosterone acetate (DOCA/Salt) induces sympathoexitation, cardiac fibrosis and hypertrophy by several mechanism (Fujisawa et al.