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Noun1.esmolol - intravenous beta blocker (trade name Brevibloc) that acts for only a short time; used primarily for cardiac arrhythmias
beta blocker, beta-adrenergic blocker, beta-adrenergic blocking agent, beta-blocking agent - any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system
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It is possible to decrease stroke volume, blood pressure, and pulse pressure significantly, just prior to inflation of the balloon either by administering drugs such as adenosine, esmolol or by rapidly pacing the right ventricle with a pacing catheter (16,17).
Este estudio fue hecho en una poblacion hindu de Cachemira, ya que muchos estudios se han hecho en la poblacion hindu general pero no en esta especificamente pues los cachemires acostumbran a tener una dieta alta en sal y en grasas que aumenta la incidencia de hipertension, por lo que este estudio pretende encontrar la mejor alternativa comparando el efecto del diltiazem y el esmolol para atenuar la respuesta presora a la laringoscopia e intubacion que esta acentuada en los pacientes hipertensos.
A landmark study by Raby and colleagues showed that the use of esmolol to maintain a postoperative heart rate 20% below a Holter determined ischaemic threshold significantly decreased postoperative myocardial ischaemia (RR 0.
Furthermore, they contained recommendations for drugs that have never been evaluated in controlled trials of patients with atrial fibrillation exclusively (such as intravenous esmolol and intravenous propranolol).
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4] In literature a variety of drugs and techniques have been recommended for the control of these haemodynamic events including esmolol, [5] fentanyl, [6] diltiazem, [7] verapamil [7] and lignocaine.
Esmolol therapy achieved the target HR of 10–15% lower than the baseline HR.
Inj Adenosine 3 mg/ml ampoule of 2 ml Amiodaron Hcl 150 mg inj in 3 ml amp Esmolol inj pack containing 100 mg in 10 ml via Inj Vasopressin 20 units/ml (Perpn:inj) Inj Dopamine Hcl 40 mg/ml in ampoule of 5 ml
Similarly, the appendices are updated with dobutamine and esmolol infusion regimes included.
In severely sick hospitalized patients, intravenous metoprolol or esmolol is administered under close monitoring of blood pressure and echocardiography.
Blood pressure was controlled intraoperatively with esmolol, phentolamine, and nitroprusside.