Cimetidine-dobutamine interaction?


The report describes a patient during induction of anaesthesia for coronary artery by-pass grafting, in whom the infusion of dobutamine at a rate of 5 resulted in unanticipated severe hypertension. The exaggerated response may be attributed to cimetidine--dobutamine interaction.

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@article{Baraka1992CimetidinedobutamineI, title={Cimetidine-dobutamine interaction?}, author={Anis Shehata Baraka and Maud Nauphal and Walid Abu Arab}, journal={Anaesthesia}, year={1992}, volume={47 11}, pages={965-6} }