amrinone


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Related to amrinone: Inocor
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Noun1.amrinone - a drug (trade name Inocor) used intravenously in heart failureamrinone - a drug (trade name Inocor) used intravenously in heart failure; increases strength of contraction of myocardium
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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In an animal study, it was shown that glucagon was superior to isoproterenol and amrinone treatment (13).
Pharrnacologic action profile of Cratciegus extract in comparison to epinephrine, amrinone, mirinone and digoxin in the isolated perfnsed guinea pig heart.
In patients with PHT following mitral valve replacement, amrinone produced a greater increase in cardiac index and RV ejection fraction than dobutamine (149).
Epinephrine, amrinone, or milrinone is often used for this purpose.