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10-23-2006, 11:16 AM
Hi guys,
Can anyone explain how dobutamine works?? Indications? SE?
esp- how it increases conduction velocity???
Thanks so much !!! This forum rocks!!!

10-23-2006, 12:24 PM
okay...i think that dobutamine is a b1 and b2 agonist..beta one more than beta 2. it works as a sympathomimetic causing constriction increasing your b.p. it is used in the case of shock and severe hypotensive situations. it cause vasoconstriction systemically but the increases kidney perfusion. i hope this helped. take care

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