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Chemical Cardiotonic Agents

Name Cardiotonic Agents
Equivalent Terms Cardiac Stimulants | Cardioprotective Agents | Cardiotonic Drugs | Cardiotonics | Inotropic Agents, Positive Cardiac | Myocardial Stimulants
Definition Agents that have a strengthening effect on the heart or that can increase cardiac output. They may be CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES; SYMPATHOMIMETICS; or other drugs. They are used after MYOCARDIAL INFARCT; CARDIAC SURGICAL PROCEDURES; in SHOCK; or in congestive heart failure (HEART FAILURE).
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MeSH® ID D002316
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