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Dopacef 40Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Vhb Life Sciences Inc
Medicine composition: Dopamine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 14, 2018

Dopacef 40Mg Injection is used to treat conditions such as trauma, endotoxic septicemia, renal failure, open-heart surgery, and chronic cardiac decompensation. It can also be used as adjunct treatment to correct hemodynamic imbalances present in the shock syndrome due to myocardial infarction. Dopacef 40Mg Injection works by binding to alpha-1 and beta-1 adrenergic receptors, thus increasing cardiac output and systemic vascular resistance.

Do not use Dopacef 40Mg Injection if you are allergic to any of the ingredients present in it, or if you are pregnant and/or breastfeeding. Before using Dopacef 40Mg Injection tell your doctor if you are using any prescription drugs, non-prescription drugs, or other herbal and dietary pills and supplements, if you have recently had any surgeries, or have any upcoming surgeries scheduled, or if you have a history of occlusive vascular disease. Also let your doctor know your history of medical problems, pre-existing diseases and current health conditions.

Dopacef 40Mg Injection should be taken in doses prescribed by the doctor. Dosage depends on conditions such as medical condition, diet, age, and counteraction with other medicines.

Dopacef 40Mg Injection has side effects such as palpitations, anginal pain, tachycardia, ectopic beats, atrial fibrillation, and ventricular arrhythmia.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Neurologist before using this medicine.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Domin 1mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Domin 1mg tablet 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.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Domin 1mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Dopacef 40Mg Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Dopamine, please consult your doctor.

Dopacef 40Mg Injection is a drug used to treat a low blood pressure and a very slow heart rate. It is primarily a norepinephrine precursor that acts on noradrenergic nerves. Its inotropic and chronotropic effects produce positive impacts on heart muscles thereby, increasing heart rate.

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