Methylene blue for refractory hypotension: a case report.

@article{Weissgerber2008MethyleneBF,
  title={Methylene blue for refractory hypotension: a case report.},
  author={Alicia J Weissgerber},
  journal={AANA journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={76 4},
  pages={271-4}
}
Methylene blue has multiple indications for use, but recently it has been shown to be useful in treating refractory hypotension. Anaphylaxis results in widespread vasodilation and hypotension. Epinephrine has been described as the drug of choice in the treatment of hypotension for anaphylaxis, but the increased heart rate may be poorly tolerated by some… CONTINUE READING