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

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Dobutrex Overview

Dobutamine is a sympathomimetic drug used in the treatment of heart failure and cardiogenic shock. Its primary mechanism is direct stimulation of β1 receptors of the sympathetic nervous system. Dobutamine was developed in the 1970s by Drs. Ronald Tuttle and Jack Mills at Eli Lilly and Company, as a structural analogue of isoprenaline.[1] Contents 1 Clinical uses 2 Adverse effects 3 Pharmacology 4 See also 5 References Clinical uses Dobutamine is used to treat acu...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 100mg/100ml, 12.5mg/lml, 12.5mg/ml, 200mg/100ml, 2mg/ml, 400mg/100ml, 50mg/100ml
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