Inopin

Inopin

dopamine

Manufacturer:

Siam Bheasach

Distributor:

Siam Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Dopamine HCl
Indications/Uses
Acute hypotension, cardiogenic shock due to MI, trauma, endotoxic septicemia, open heart surgery, renal failure, CHF.
Dosage/Direction for Use
IV infusion Initially 2-5 mcg/kg/min then gradually increase to 5-10 mcg/kg/min. Up to 20-50 mcg/kg/min may be required in seriously ill patients.
Contraindications
Phaeochromocytoma; overt left ventricular overload.
Special Precautions
Hypovolemia, history of occlusive vascular disease.
Adverse Reactions
Occasionally slight nausea, vomiting.
Drug Interactions
Effect may be potentiated by MAOIs & β-blockers.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
C01CA04 - dopamine ; Belongs to the class of adrenergic and dopaminergic cardiac stimulants excluding glycosides. Used in the treatment of hypotension.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Inopin infusion 250 mg/10 mL
Packing/Price
10 mL x 10 × 1's
Form
Inopin infusion 50 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
5 mL x 10 × 1's
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