Tag Dobutamine
CCC Critical Care compendium 340


Dobutamine: synthetic isoprenaline derivative; adrenergic agonist; racemic mixture: -> inotropy with some vasodilation
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Levosimendan vs Dobutamine

COMPARISON EVIDENCE Mebazza, (2007) SURVIVE – Levosimendan vs Dobutamine in patients with acute decompensated heart failure, JAMA n = 1320-> no difference in 180 day mortality References and Links LITFL CCC — Dobutamine CCC — Levosimendan