1mg, best e pharmacy in India

CARDIJECT 50MG INJECTION

generic_icon
Rs.81.80for 1 vial(s) (4 ML injection each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition FOR CARDIJECT

Dobutamine(50 mg)

food interaction for CARDIJECT

alcohol interaction for CARDIJECT

pregnancy interaction for CARDIJECT

lactation interaction for CARDIJECT

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Cardiject 50mg injection at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Cardiject 50mg injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
PROBABLY SAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR CARDIJECT

Dobutamine(50 mg)

Uses

Cardiject 50mg injection is used in the treatment of heart failure

How it works

Cardiject 50mg injection belongs to a group of medicines called ionotropic agents that stimulate the beta-1 receptors in the heart. It strengthens the heart muscles, increases blood flow to the heart and improves the pumping of the heart.

Common side effects

Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Tachycardia, Systemic hypertension (high blood pressure)

SUBSTITUTES FOR CARDIJECT

3 Substitutes
3 Substitutes
Sorted By
RelevancePrice
  • DOBUCIN 50MG INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 69.79/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 348.93
    pay 241% more per ML of injection
  • DOBIER S 50MG INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Chandra Bhagat Pharma Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 222.24/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 1111.21
    pay 987% more per ML of injection
  • DOFUSE 50MG INJECTION
    (1 ML injection in vial)
    Lupin Ltd
    Rs. 180.95/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 180.95
    pay 785% more per ML of injection

Expert advice FOR CARDIJECT

  • Do not drive or operate machinery while on dobutamine treatment.
  • Seek medical advice for correction of hypovolemia with suitable volume expanders before treatment with dobutamine hydrochloride.
  • You may be monitored for ECG and blood pressure continuously during the therapy.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions FOR CARDIJECT

Dobutamine

Q. Is dobutamine a pressor/ vasopressor?
Yes, dobutamine is a vasopressor (agent that causes vasoconstriction of the blood vessels)

Q. Is dobutamine a beta blocker?
No, dobutamine is a beta agonist, not a beta blocker

Q. Is dobutamine an inotrope/ positive inotrope?
Yes, dobutamine is an inotrope

Q. Is dobutamine a catecholamine?
Yes, dobutamine is a catecholamin

Q. Is dobutamine a vasodilator?
Dobutamine has got both vasoconstrictor and vasodilator properties. The net effect depends on the tone of blood vessels and the disease condition

Q. Is dobutamine a vesicant?
Yes, dobutamine is a vesicant (it may cause tissue blistering if it leaks out of the vein)

Q. Is dobutamine the same as dopamine?
Dopamine is a natural neurotransmitter present in the body; both dopamine and dobutamine are inotropic and stimulate the beta-1 receptors of the heart

Q. Does dobutamine increase heart rate/ tachycardia?
Yes, increase in heart rate also known as tachycardia is a common side effect of dobutamine

Q. Does dobutamine decrease afterload/ preload?
No, dobutamine does not have effects on afterload or preload

Q. Does dobutamine increased stroke volume?
Yes, dobutamine is known to increase stoke volume

Q. Does dobutamine cause an increase/decrease in blood pressure?
Yes, dobutamine may cause fluctuations in blood pressure

Q. Does dobutamine increase urine output?
Yes, dobutamine is known to cause an increase in urine output.

Articles


Content on this page was last updated on 12 January, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)