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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
It is a : Catecholamine made by your body. It can cause an increase in your heart rate and blood pressure. It can be released during the fight or flight respon ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Neurotransmitter: Norepinephrine (ne) is a sympathomimetic catecholamine that is synthesized in the adrenal medulla, in sympathetic neuron terminals, and in nuclei in t ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
As a medication: it is used to constrict you blood vessels and raise your blood pressure
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rishi Kumar
7 years experience in Anesthesiology
Neurotransmitter: Norepinephrine (ne) is a molecule used to carry signals to organs in the body. Ne is present throughout the body including the heart, blood vesssels a ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience in Pain Management
Yes: Generally checked in blood &/or urine; byproducts of nor-epi are generally checked & 24 hour test may be needed. The levels in blood and urine don't ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience in Anesthesiology
Read On: Take a look at this link; it may point you in the right direction.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Turck
16 years experience in Pharmacology
See below: Levophed’s dosing is variable, depends on the condition treated, and may itself change depending the reference or guideline you consult). A common tre ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laurentiu Boeru
39 years experience in Anesthesiology
Noradrenalin: Comes from dopamine which is another neurotransmiter and it is a hormone that helps us stay alive during stress. It has many important other function ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Joshi
Dr. Jay Joshi answered
20 years experience in Pain Management
Norepinephrine: Norepinephrine and some other neurotransmitter can have side effects because of their inherent pharmocokinetics...Or how they work. If you have side ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Catecholamines: Behavior is much more complex than neurotransmitter levels alone. But norepinephrine (ne) acts mainly in an area of your brainstem called the locus c ... Read More
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