Vasopressors

CONTENTS Rapid Reference 🚀 Core agents Inodilators (milrinone, dobutamine, isoproterenol) Pure vasopressors Inopressors (norepinephrine, epinephrine, dopamine) Peripheral vasopressors Midodrine Methylene Blue Podcast Questions & discussion Pitfalls classic inodilators (milrinone, dobutamine) Mechanism Dobutamine stimulates mostly beta-receptors, with very little stimulation of alpha-receptors. Milrinone inhibits intracellular adenylyl cyclase, thereby increasing intracellular cyclic AMP levels. Physiologic effect Primary … Continue reading Vasopressors