Pfizer Dobutamine HCl

Pfizer Dobutamine HCl

dobutamine

Manufacturer:

Hospira

Distributor:

Pfizer
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Dobutamine HCl
Indications/Uses
Inotropic support in short-term treatment of adults w/ cardiac decomposition due to depressed contractility resulting either from organic heart disease or from cardiac surgical procedure.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraindications
Idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis.
Special Precautions
ECG, BP, pulmonary wedge pressure & cardiac output should be continuously monitored. Patients w/ atrial fibrillation, preexisting HTN. Sulfite sensitivity. Hypovolemia should be corrected before treatment. Do not add to alkaline soln.
Adverse Reactions
Increased heart rate, BP & ventricular ectopic activity. Hypotension, phlebitis.
Drug Interactions
MIMS Class
Cardiac Drugs
ATC Classification
C01CA07 - dobutamine ; Belongs to the class of adrenergic and dopaminergic cardiac stimulants excluding glycosides. Used in the treatment of hypotension.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pfizer Dobutamine HCl infusion 12.5 mg/mL
Packing/Price
(vial) 20 mL x 1's
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