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What kind of therapy is dobutamine?

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Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience in Cardiology
Positive chronotrope: Dobutamine stimulates the beta receptors in the heart muscle . It makes it pump more efficiently and is often used in congestive heart failure pts thru an iv.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014

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