Medicine Overview of Dobunex Injection
Uses of Dobunex Injection
Dobunex 250mg Injection is used in the treatment of heart failure.
Side effects of Dobunex Injection
Headache, Injection site pain, Nausea, Shortness of breath, Palpitations, Chest pain, Increased white blood cell count (eosinophils), Increased blood pressure, Increased heart rate, Arrhythmia.
How to use Dobunex Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Dobunex Injection works
Dobunex 250mg injection makes the heart pump blood with more strength and force, therefore, increasing the blood pressure.
In Depth Information on Dobunex Injection
Expert advice for Dobunex Injection
- 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.
Special precautions for Dobunex 250mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Dobunex 250mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Dobunex 250mg Injection is probably safe to use during lacta+more
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Dobunex 250mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients+more
with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dobunex 250mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Dobunex+more
250mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Dobutamine, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Dobunex 250mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Dobutamine
Yes, Dobunex is a vasopressor (agent that causes vasoconstriction of the blood vessels)
No, Dobunex is a beta agonist, not a beta blocker
Yes, Dobunex is an inotrope
Yes, Dobunex is a catecholamin
Dobunex has got both vasoconstrictor and vasodilator properties. The net effect depends on the tone of blood vessels and the disease condition
Yes, Dobunex 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
Yes, increase in heart rate also known as tachycardia is a common side effect of Dobunex
No, Dobunex does not have effects on afterload or preload
Yes, Dobunex is known to increase stoke volume
Yes, Dobunex may cause fluctuations in blood pressure
Yes, Dobunex is known to cause an increase in urine output.
Substitutes for Dobunex Injection
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