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Synonyms for norepinephrine

a catecholamine precursor of epinephrine that is secreted by the adrenal medulla and also released at synapses

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In this example, with the patient's age and high level of ventilator and inotropic support my clinical decision would be to ensure the family is close when the levophed is turned off and he is extubated, because his passage might be within minutes.
Q I am looking for educational information on the administration of Diprivan, Morphine, Ativan, Levophed, Dopamine and Epinephrine, specifically the indications for titration of these medications; i.
The package insert on Levophed states that it is contraindicated for patients who are hypotensive except as an emergency measure.
An arterial line was placed; a levophed drip was added.
I remember attending a family meeting where the decision was made to stop my patients life-sustaining Levophed.