What is Dopamine?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Dopamine is used as an adjunct in the treatment of shock related to heart attack, open heart surgery, renal failure, and heart failure. It is also used for symptomatic bradycardia (slow heart rate) or heart block unresponsive to other interventions.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Dopamine

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Dopamine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Dopamine


Stopped taking Dopamine

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Dopamine.