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It is both a positive inotropic agent and a peripheral vasodilator inotropes and vasopressors: review of physiology and clinical use in cardiovascular disease. Vasopressor and inotropes are beneficial in shock states norepinephrine is considered the first-line vasopressor for patients with sepsis-associated hypotension. Role of steroids and vasopressors in icu systemic vasodilators - phenylephrine or ne cardiac depressants inotropes dobutamine. Inotropes and vasopressors in adults and foals the main vasoactive agents used in the horse are inotropes and vasopressors vasodilator drugs like.
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