HIGHLIGHTS OF PRESCRIBING INFORMATION
These highlights do not include all the information needed to use DOPAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE IN DEXTROSE INJECTION safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for DOPAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE IN DEXTROSE INJECTION.
DOPAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE IN DEXTROSE injection, for intravenous use
Initial U.S. Approval: 1974
INDICATIONS AND USAGE
Dopamine HCl in Dextrose Injection is a catecholamine indicated to improve hemodynamic status in patients in shock. (1)
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
DOSAGE FORMS AND STRENGTHS
Following strengths of Dopamine Hydrochloride in 5% Dextrose Injection, USP, are supplied in LifeCare flexible single-dose plastic containers (each 100 mL contains 5 grams of hydrous dextrose in Water for Injection): (3)
Patients with pheochromocytoma. (4)
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS
The most common adverse reaction is localized vasoconstriction due to extravasation. (6)
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