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To restore BP in hypotensive crisis should they give you prostigmin (neostigmine)?

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Dr. Terrence Cohen
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Possibly

This may be necessary.
To goal is to address the cause of the low blood pressure. For example, if due to acute bleeding, replacement of blood volume is appropriate. If due to vasodilation, vasoconstrictors are helpful. In severe crisis, combinations of treatments are needed.

In brief: Possibly

This may be necessary.
To goal is to address the cause of the low blood pressure. For example, if due to acute bleeding, replacement of blood volume is appropriate. If due to vasodilation, vasoconstrictors are helpful. In severe crisis, combinations of treatments are needed.
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