Medicine Overview of Dopamine Injection
Dopamine 200 mg Injection is used in the treatment of heart failure
and Low blood pressure.
Side Effects of Dopamine are Headache, Palpitations, Increased heart rate, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk).
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Dopamine 200 mg Injection is a sympathomimetic agonist. It works on the receptors in the kidney, gut, brain and heart thereby relaxing the blood vessels in these organs. This restores the poor blood supply and oxygen delivery to these organs. It also causes an increase in urine production in the kidneys and protects them from injury.
In Depth Information on Dopamine Injection
- Your breathing, blood pressure, oxygen levels, kidney function, and other vital signs will be watched closely while you are receiving dopamine.
- Take precautions if you have or had any of the following medical conditions: coronary artery disease (hardened arteries), circulation problems such as Raynaud's syndrome, a history of blood clots, diabetes, frostbite, Buergers disease, asthma, sulfite allergy, or if you have used an MAO inhibitor in the last 21 days.
- Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding.
Dopamine Injection related warnings
Dopamine 200 mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dopamine 200 mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Dopamine 200 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Not relevant, as Dopamine 200 mg Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
There is limited information available on the use of Dopamine 200 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Dopamine 200 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Dopamine 200 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Dopamine Injection
Q. Is Dopamine a hormone/ a neurotransmitter/ a catecholamine/ a monoamine/ a chemical/ a stimulant/ a protein/ a vasopressor?
Dopamine is not a protein; it is a chemical, hormone, neurotransmitter, stimulant, monoamine, catecholamine and a vasopressor
Q. Does Dopamine cause vasodilation/ anxiety/ make you tired/increase libido/ increase systemic vascular resistance (svr)/ cause addiction?
Dopamine causes vasodilation and may increase systemic vascular resistance possibly when taken in high amounts. Dopamine use can lead to addiction
Q. Is Dopamine inhibitory or excitatory/ does Dopamine inhibit prolactin?
Dopamine is a special neurotransmitter because it is considered to be both excitatory and inhibitory. It is a prolactin inhibitor.
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