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What kind of therapy is dobutamine?

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Dr. Nassir Azimi
Clinical Lipidology
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In brief: Pressor

Dobutamine is a pressor that can increase heart rate and contractility of the heart muscle.

In brief: Pressor

Dobutamine is a pressor that can increase heart rate and contractility of the heart muscle.
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Dr. Nassir Azimi
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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