Dobutamine

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Scientific Name: Dobutamine
Brand Name: Not Available
Company Owner: Astrazeneca lp, Baxter healthcare corp anesthesia and critical care, Bedford laboratories div ben venue laboratories inc, Hospira inc, Luitpold pharmaceuticals inc, Marsam pharmaceuticals llc, Teva parenteral medicines inc, Watson laboratories inc, Baxter healthcare corp, Eli lilly and co
Mechanism Of Action Dobutamine directly stimulates beta-1 receptors of the heart to increase myocardial contractility and stroke volume, resulting in increased cardiac output.
Description of the Drug: Dobutamine is a beta-1 agonist used to treat cardiac decompensation in patients with organic heart disease or from cardiac surgery.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00841