Active Ingredient(s): Dobutamine
FDA Approved: * July 18, 1978
Pharm Company: * LILLY
Category: Heart (Cardiac)

Dobutamine is a medication used in the treatment of cardiogenic shock (as a result of inadequate tissue perfusion) and severe heart failure.[2][3] It may also be used in certain types of cardiac stress tests.[2] It is given by IV only, as an injection into a vein or intraosseous as a continuous infusion.[2] The amount of medication needs to be adjusted to the desired effect.[2] Onset of effects is generally seen ... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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