Cardomin

Cardomin Mechanism of Action

dobutamine

Manufacturer:

Naprod

Distributor:

Ambica

Marketer:

Ambica
Full Prescribing Info
Action
Pharmacology: Mechanism of Action: Dobutamine stimulates β1-adrenergic receptors, causing increased contractility and heart rate, with little effect on α- or β2-receptors.
Pharmacokinetics: Primary mechanism of clearance of dobutamine appears to be distribution to other tissues and not metabolism or elimination. It has a t½ of about 2 min and plasma concentrations of dobutamine reach steady state about 10-12 min after the start of an infusion.
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