Medicine Overview of Dofuse Infusion
Uses of Dofuse Infusion
Dofuse 250mg Infusion is used in the treatment of Heart failure.
Side effects of Dofuse Infusion
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 Dofuse Infusion
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
How Dofuse Infusion works
Dofuse 250mg infusion makes the heart pump blood with more strength and force, therefore, increasing the blood pressure.
In Depth Information on Dofuse Infusion
Expert advice for Dofuse Infusion
- 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 Dofuse 250mg Infusion
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Dofuse 250mg Infusion 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.
Dofuse 250mg Infusion is probably safe to use during lactati+more
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
It is not known whether Dofuse 250mg Infusion alters the abi+more
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
There is limited information available on the use of Dofuse+more
250mg Infusion in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Dobutamine, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Dofuse 250mg Infusion
Frequently asked questions for Dobutamine
Yes, Dofuse is a vasopressor (agent that causes vasoconstriction of the blood vessels)
No, Dofuse is a beta agonist, not a beta blocker
Yes, Dofuse is an inotrope
Yes, Dofuse is a catecholamin
Dofuse has got both vasoconstrictor and vasodilator properties. The net effect depends on the tone of blood vessels and the disease condition
Yes, Dofuse 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 Dofuse
No, Dofuse does not have effects on afterload or preload
Yes, Dofuse is known to increase stoke volume
Yes, Dofuse may cause fluctuations in blood pressure
Yes, Dofuse is known to cause an increase in urine output.
Substitutes for Dofuse
No substitutes found for this medicine