NSC 330 Alpha 2 and Dopamine

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What is the Alpha 2 adrenergic agonist prototype?
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What are the contraindications for Dopamine?tachyarrythmias and ventricular fibrillation and pheochromocytoma (tumor on adrenal glands)pheochromocytomaa benign tumor of the adrenal medulla that causes the gland to produce excess epinephrineWhat are the adverse effects of dopamine?ectopic beats, NV, tachycardia, angina, palpitations, hypotension and vasoconstrictionHow is dopamine administered?IVDo you use a pump or can you give dopamine as IV push?pumpWhen giving dopamine what do you monitor?The IV site for extravasation and disproportionate rise in diastolic pressureWhen is the treatement with dopamine considered successful?If BP stabilizes, urinary output and CO return to normal limits.