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I want to know what's the dosage of inocor in chf?

I want to know what's the dosage of inocor in chf?

Inocor dose: Initially 0.75 mg/kg IV bolus over 2-3 min, then start maintenance infusion 5 - 10 mcg/kg/min. Additional bolus of 0.75 mg/kg may be given 30 minutes after treatment starts. Max dose/day: 10 mg/kg. ...Read more

Lactate (Definition)

Lactation is the act of making breast milk. The chemical lactate is lactic acid, a product of glucose metabolism. If there are abnormalities of the kidney or the metabolism of glucose, Lactic Acid may be high. Don't confuse lactate with lactose, which is the sugar found in milk that causes gas and cramps in people ...Read more


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What is the dosage of inocor for chf?

What is the dosage of inocor for chf?

Bolus and infusion: 0.75 mg/kg IV bolus over 2-3 min, may repeat in 30 minutes. Maint: 5-10 mcg/kg/min IV infusion. Recommended total daily dose, not to exceed 10 mg/kg ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Inocor allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Inocor allergy?

Inocor allergy: Inocor (Inamrinone) is a blood pressure support
that is used in treatment of congestive heart failure. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/inocor-i-v-side-effects. Html ...Read more

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Is it possible for a non pregnant woman to start to lactate without medication?

Is it possible for a non pregnant woman to start to lactate without medication?

Lactation: Yes. This could be due to a prolactin-secreting tumor of the pituitary gland called a prolactinoma. It causes irregular or absent menses and galactorrhea- breast discharge. ...Read more

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I had a tubal ligation nearly 5yrs ago, I don't drink smoke or take any medication or drugs but I'm lactating. What's the likely problem?

I had a tubal ligation nearly 5yrs ago, I don't drink smoke or take any medication or drugs but I'm lactating. What's the likely problem?

Not normal: Lactating is not normal outside of the context of pregnancy and breast-feeding. You might have a hormone problem or a problem within your breast, like a mass. Please see your doctor about this. Good luck. ...Read more

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I lactated for two days in the month of may, I still lactated for a day last week- not much but I thought it was drug- induced but I'm worried?

I lactated for two days in the month of may, I still lactated for a day last week- not much but I thought it was drug- induced but I'm worried?

May be drug: Induced, but I don't know what drugs you may have taken to cause it. Can also happen spontaneously without significance, or be due to breast stimulation, hypothyroidism or even a pituitary tumor. Don't worry unless it continues and increases in the future. I assume you're not pregnant or haven't recently delivered. ...Read more

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Can men be able to lactate?

Can men be able to lactate?

Yes, but why?: Men have all the necessary plumbing for lactation and, under certain pathologic conditions, will lactate (the medical term is galactorhea). However, it is not physiologically normal for men to do this but is most often a symptom of something out of whack hormonally. If this is you, see your doc for evaluation. ...Read more

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Can certain foods make you lactate?

Can certain foods make you lactate?

Not foods, drugs: I am unaware of foods causing lactation, but certain psychoactive drugs can result in hyperprolactinemia, an abnormal rise in a hormone from the brain that can result in milk production. ...Read more

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What can cause a nonpregnant woman to lactate?

What can cause a nonpregnant woman to lactate?

Prolactin release: Medications like neuroleptics can stimulate the release of the hormone prolactin from the anterior pituitary gland. Small adenomas (benign tumors) in the pituitary can also do this. Have your doctor measure your prolactin level and do an exam. ...Read more

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What happens to her breats after a woman stops lactating?

What happens to her breats after a woman stops lactating?

Many possibilities: Following cessation of nursing, the breast gland stops lactating and the gland involuted or shrinks. In most cases this results in an atrophic and ptotic breast. However this is not always the rule and some individuals may have larger or smaller breasts depending on the individual and their body weight. ...Read more

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When does a female lactate?

When does a female lactate?

After delivery: Usually a woman lactates within a few days after having given birth. However, leakage of milk can occur earlier in pregnancy, and outside pregnancy. If the latter happens, a physician needs to rule out a benign tumor in the mid-brain, a prolactinoma. ...Read more

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Is it normal to lactate during sex at 40?

Is it normal to lactate during sex at 40?

Let me explain: Erotic lactation refers to a person achieving sexual arousal by breastfeeding or sucking on a female's breast. Depending on the context, the practice can also be referred to as adult suckling, adult nursing, and adult breastfeeding. ...Read more

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Can Someone undergo cxl for keratoconus while lactating.

Can Someone undergo cxl for keratoconus while lactating.

May be not: Hormonal fluctuation is noted to be a problem when lactating. Even with birth control pills, the usage of contacts can be affected.. Would consult with a corneal specialist prior to have the surgery done. ...Read more

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Generally speaking, what is the significance of a high lactate level?

Generally speaking, what is the significance of a high lactate level?

Non specific test: The test may be ordered when a person presents with what the doctor suspects is sepsis, shock, heart attack, congestive heart failure, renal failure, or uncontrolled diabetes. The lactate test will be initially ordered with other tests to help evaluate a person's condition and then, if significantly elevated, at intervals to monitor the condition.
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Can women lactate because of period?

Can women lactate because of period?

Not normally: Possible causes for galactorrhea include but are not limited to use of birth control pills, tricyclic antidepressants, antipsychotic meds, some sedatives, fennel, anise, fenugreek, some hypertension meds, cocaine, opioids, hypothyroidism, prolactinoma, renal dz, pregnancy, testosterone deficiency in men ; significant breast stimulation. Get checked medically. ...Read more

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Can you lactate without being pregnant?

Can you lactate without being pregnant?

Yes: Lactation the process of continued secretion of copious milk. It requires regular removal of milk and stimulation of the nipple, which triggers prolactin release from the anterior pituitary gland and oxytocin from the posterior pituitary gland. In the absence of milk removal, elevated intramammary pressure and accumulation of a feedback inhibitor of lactation a feedback inhibitor of lactation. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to lactate when you aren't pregnant?

Is it possible for you to lactate when you aren't pregnant?

Yes: Possible causes for galactorrhea include but are not limited to use of birth control pills, tricyclic antidepressants, antipsychotic meds, some sedatives, fennel, anise, fenugreek, some hypertension meds, cocaine, opioids, hypothyroidism, prolactinoma, renal dz, pregnancy, testosterone deficiency in men ; significant breast stimulation. ...Read more

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Can lactating mothers take Flagyl?

Can lactating mothers take Flagyl?

AAP & Flagyl: Metronidazole (Flagyl) is rated by the AAP as a drug whose effect on infants is unknown, but it may be of concern because older studies found its use in pregnancy to be associated with mutagenicity. Nevertheless, the amount transferred to the infant through breast milk is much lower than the therapeutic dosage for infants, and no adverse effects have been reported from exposure through breast milk ...Read more

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Wht makes a woman lactate apart from pregnancy?

Wht makes a woman lactate apart from pregnancy?

Certain: Tumors, medical conditions and medication side effects. ...Read more

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How long could you lactate after you stop breastfeeding?

How long could you lactate after you stop breastfeeding?

Variable: Once breast feeding stops, your breasts will stop producing milk. Typically it takes a few weeks. However, you can have milk in your breasts from months to years. ...Read more

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Is there any way to lactate without even getting pregnant?

Is there any way to lactate without even getting pregnant?

Yes.: This can be caused by an unnoticed miscarriage, it can also be caused by increased levels of the hormone that causes lactation, prolactin. See your physician. ...Read more

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What causes low levels of lactate in the blood and in csf?

What causes low levels of lactate in the blood and in csf?

Ignore it: Reference ranges are there to include most but not all healthy people. If your physician is not concerned, I would not be either. ...Read more

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What is it if a 15 year old male is lactating from nipples?

What is it if a 15 year old male is lactating from nipples?

CNS: This could be normal maturation or it could indicate a neuroendocrine problem. Very important to note that certain medications can cause this as a side effect. Also marijuana can change breast tissue in males. Next step would be sophisticated blood tests looking for prolactin elevations, hormone levels, and MRI to look at the pituitary gland. Time to check back with your doctor, or get a referral. ...Read more

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How to produce more milk for pumping or ways to help lactate?

How to produce more milk for pumping or ways to help lactate?

Several options: The more baby stimulates the breast by sucking the more milk will be produced. Also here are teas that are made to help increase lactation and are safe to take during breastfeeding like mothers milk tea. Fenugreek is a supplement known to increase milk supply ...Read more

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What is the lactate hormon and how is it affecting pregnancy?

Helping baby grow: Human placental lactogen is a hormone that directs energy to the baby through mom's placenta. It also increases mom's glucose levels in the second half of pregnancy. ...Read more

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How to reduce uric acid and lactate for my baby who have gsd1?

How to reduce uric acid and lactate for my baby who have gsd1?

Expert consultation: Glycogen storage disease type I requires expert guidance, more than we can offer here. Remember it's not about treating lab values, but keeping junior alive and safe. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Amrinone Lactate (Definition)

Amrinone lactate is an inotrope which is a kind of heart ...Read more


Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Inocor (Definition)

Inocor is an inotrope which is a kind of heart ...Read more