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Norepinephrine

Hypotension
(^) Shock
Pressor Agent

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Epinephrine

Allergic Reactions
Shock
CPR

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Dopamine

Shock (Renal Vasodilation, D)

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What are the 3 Dopamine Agonists

Bromocriptine
Pramiprexole
Fenoldopam

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Pramiprexole

Parkinsons D.
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)

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Fenoldopam

Acute hypertension
Renal failure

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Isoproterenol

Asthma
Cardiac stimulant

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Phenylephrine

Nasal decongestant
Hypotension

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What is a Phenylephrine agonist?

Methoxamine

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Methoxamine

Hypotension
Pressor Agent

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Metaraminol

Hypotension
Pressor Agent

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Clonidine

Hypertension
Opiod Withdrawal

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What are the 4 Clonidine agonists

Guanfacine
alpha-methyl-dopa
Dexmedetomidine
Tizanidine

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Guanfacine

Hypertension
Opiod Withdrawal

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alpha-methyl-dopa

Hypertension, especially during pregnancy

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Dexmedetomidine

Sedation/analgesia (during surgery)

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Tizanidine

Musle spasticity
Multiple Sclerosis

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Dobutamine

CHF
Cardiac Stimulant (minimal change in HR)

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Albuterol

Asthma
COPD (Bronchodilator)

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What are 4 Albuterol agonists?

Ritodrine
Metaproterenol
Terbutaline
Salmeterol

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Terbutaline

Asthma
Premature Labor

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Salmeterol

Astma
COPD
LABAs (Long Acting)