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Active ingredients: dopamine
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 31 October 2003: For the correction of haemodynamic imbalance present in: Acute hypotension or shock associated with myocardial infarction, endotoxic septicaemia, trauma and renal failure. As an adjunct after open heart surgery, where there is persistent hypotension after correction of hypovolaemia. In chronic cardiac decompensation as in congestive failure.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Intravenous
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear colourless or pale yellow solution
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient dopamine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
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Reporting side effects
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You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems
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