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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Protective effects of different antioxidants and amrinone on vancomycin-induced nephrotoxicity.
The pyridine nucleus is also a constituent of many structurally simple drugs such as ethionamide and isoniazid, both these drugs are important prodrugs for enoyl-acyl carrier protein reductase used in the treatment of tuberculosis, bupicomide used as dopamine, b-hydroxylase inhibitor in the treatment of hypertension and amrinone used as phosphodiesterase 3 inhibitor in the treatment of heart failure (Fig.
Continuous infusion of amrinone after a bolus dose supported the heart beat during the surgery.
In an animal study, it was shown that glucagon was superior to isoproterenol and amrinone treatment (13).
Brutsaert, "Positive inotropic and vasodilating effects of amrinone and milrinone in isolated canine heart," Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology, vol.
Pharrnacologic action profile of Cratciegus extract in comparison to epinephrine, amrinone, mirinone and digoxin in the isolated perfnsed guinea pig heart.